Fabric Dyer's Dictionary: 900+ Colors, Specialty Techiniques, The Only Dyeing Book You'll Ever Need!
Now We Can Dye Happy! Formulas for more than 900 colors take the guesswork out of creating the exact color you want, when you want it. A simple and straightforward approach to fabric dyeing makes playing with color fun and exciting. Learn the basics and try a variety of specialty techniques such as twisting, pleating, layering, and painting. Dye in lots from 1/4 yard to 1 yard, or use multipliers for more. Now you have Linda's personal "recipe book" to mix any colors you can imagine. Learn how to make rainbows, subtle gradations, and unique patterns using common brands of dye, and then use your hand-dyed fabric for any project from quiltmaking to wearables to fiber art.
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5.0 out of 5 stars An Excellent Addition To A Fabric Dyer's Library!, May 24, 2010 By M. E. Johansen "ZQuilts" (Washington State, USA) - See all my reviews (REAL NAME) (VINE VOICE) This review is from ... Read full review
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1-gallon bags 1-quart bags 1-yard pieces 1%t Black 1%t Blue 1%t Green 1%t Orange 1%t Purple 1%t Red 1%t Yellow 1T Soda ash 21 Black 24 pieces 2T Green 2T Orange 2T Yellow 4C with Orange 4C with water 4t Black 4t Blue 4t Purple 4t Red AC Black AC Muted Add 1T Soda Add WAC Soda amount of mixed amounts of liquid Black to dye Blue 1 yd Clear Purple Clear Red Clear Yellow colors Complementary Cross Dark to Light dye all 24 fabric fat quarters fill to 4C Fuchsia given amount Green 1 yd measuring cup Mix 1%C Clear Mix 2C Muted mixed liquid dye mixture see page Muted Blue Muted Green Muted Orange Muted Purple Muted Red Muted Yellow needed amounts Orange 1 yd pieces in 1-gallon Pour the given Purple 1 yd quarters in 1-quart Red 1 yd Salt mixture WAC Soda ash Yellow 1 yd