Category Archives: Dyeing

Indigo Dyed Napkins!

Indigo Dyed Napkins!

I decided to try making something new last weekend! Here’s a closer look at them: I’m hoping these will sell well at my holiday open studio! I’m tying them in sets of four with some cotton twill tape I indigo dyed: Looking at stacks of freshly dyed fabric (or napkins!) never gets old! Continue Reading

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