Category Archives: Dyeing

Testing Square Silk Scarf Blanks

Testing Square Silk Scarf Blanks

A friend of mine is fighting brain cancer, and asked me for a couple of square silk scarves she could use as a head covering. She wanted subtle blues and greys and really likes the shibori scarves that I’ve been dyeing, especially the trellis and moon series. Of course, I was so happy to know… Continue Reading

New Indigo Dyed Pillows, with Glue Resist Patterns Inspired by African Mud Cloth Designs

New Indigo Dyed Pillows, with Glue Resist Patterns Inspired by African Mud Cloth Designs

Tadah! I got these finished just in time to tag them and pack up for the show that starts Friday night! I’m really loving the texture of these!!! I learned that white quilting really accentuated these when making the new Cross Body Leather Strap bags so I quilted these pillows that way too: Now I’ve… Continue Reading

Custom Dyed Gauze Shirt

Custom Dyed Gauze Shirt

One of my long time customers brought me a white shirt from “Oh My Gauze” to dye for her in my Autumn Splendor colors. I’ve never dyed anything from this maker before, and she knows that every once in a great while the clothing is made with optical brighteners and may not take the dye… Continue Reading