Remember Lydia of Argaman&Defiance from last Thursday’s post? She has a few tips on how to naturally dye fabrics. It’s a great summer project and you can get all of your supplies at your local grocery store. Who knew you could use onion skins to create a permanent dye? Try it out!
What you’ll need:
– Cloth (100% Cotton or silk works best)
– Purple Onionskins
– Rubber Bands
– Medium Size Pot
– Laundry Detergent
Before dying your fabric is dyed you must wash it to make sure you have a clean surface to work on. This can be done by hand or in the washing machine.
When the cloth is clean and dry fold and create any design you like by binding the cloth with rubber bands. For my shirt I folded it accordion style and ran my iron over…
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