Indigo: Cultivate, Dye, Create

Author: Douglas Luhanko; Kerstin Neumüller
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  • : September 2018
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  • : Douglas Luhanko; Kerstin Neumüller
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  • : Hardback
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  • : English
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Description

Discover indigo, one of the world's most popular plant-based dyes--and use it to enliven your own garments and crafts

Explore the gorgeous possibilities of dyeing with indigo This stunning and practical handbook takes you through it all: growing the plant; mastering warm or cold dyeing with indigo, fructose, hydrosulfite, and fermented vats; making multicolored projects; and troubleshooting potential problems. Create intricate moyo-sashi and hitome-sashi embroidery, patchwork quilts, resist-dyed patterns, and more. Both beginners and experienced dyers will feel inspired to work with this wide range of innovative recipes and unique projects.