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.
|Publisher:||Pavilion Books, Limited|
|Product dimensions:||7.20(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)|
About the Author
Douglas Luhanko and Kerstin Neumüller run Second Sunrise, a raw denim menswear boutique in Stockholm. He also manufactures jeans at his own company, Blue Highway. Kerstin Neumüller is a men’s tailor. She and Douglas Luhanko run the shop Second Sunrise in Stockholm.