Fabric Dyer's Dictionary: 900+ Colors, Specialty Techiniques, The Only Dyeing Book You'll Ever Need!

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C&T Publishing Inc, Nov 5, 2010 - Crafts & Hobbies - 96 pages
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

Contents

Basic Information
6
The Dyeing Process
9
Rainbows
12
Yellows
16
Oranges
28
Reds
40
Purples
52
Blues
63
Greens
74
Blacks
85
Specialty Dyeing Techniques
88
About the Author
95
Legal Page
98
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