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    DescriptionExploring natural and foolproof dyeing techniques--to coincide with the high demand for organic and rustic approaches to fiber arts--this colorful guide expertly utilizes the many modern and traditional methods intrinsic to creating beautiful fibers. Demonstrating that the use of natural dyes to create fabric, yarn, or fiber can be simple, eco-friendly, and surprisingly affordable, this thoughtful instructional is ideal for quilters looking to give their projects an edge, spinners searching for an eco twist, and knitters on a quest for that perfect color of yarn--all of whom will learn how different natural dyes will affect the colors obtained on various mediums and how to mix dye baths for unique results. Including comprehensive lists for measuring, weighing, and dyeing; step-by-step sequences to simply and concisely explain techniques for collecting and preparing dyestuff; and methods for both solid and semisolid dyeing, this quintessential dyeing manual provides novices and seasoned artists alike with plenty of thoughtful inspiration to get creative the natural way.


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    Title
    The Complete Guide to Natural Dyeing
    Subtitle
    Techniques and Recipes for Dyeing Fabrics, Yarn, and Fibers at Home
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Eva Lambert, By (author) Tracy Kendall
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 143
    Width: 213 mm
    Height: 254 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 522 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781596681811
    ISBN 10: 1596681810
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24210
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: CRA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.6
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T General Subject: 250
    Ingram Subject Code: CR
    Libri: I-CR
    LC subject heading: ,
    B&T Approval Code: A04500000
    BISAC V2.8: CRA053000
    DC22: 667.3
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: WFBV
    DC21: 667.3
    LC subject heading: ,
    BIC subject category V2: WFV
    BISAC V2.8: CRA007000
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 667/.3
    LC classification: TT854.3 .L35 2010
    Illustrations note
    colour illustrations, black & white line drawings, colour line drawings
    Publisher
    Interweave Press
    Imprint name
    Interweave Press
    Publication date
    01 March 2010
    Review quote
    "If you're new to the world of dyeing and want to get started in an environmentally responsible way, this book provides the ideal springboard." - "Inside Crochet""This is an attractive, easy to use book and would be a good place for a beginner to start learning how to use natural dyes." - "Shuttle, Spindle & Dyepot"