Natural Dyes - Marigold Flowers Dried and Ground

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Marigold - Tagetes erecta

Marigold Flowers Dried & Ground - Natural Dye - Yellow Dye
Brilliant, sunny yellows and vibrant oranges depending on the mordant!
Can be used to dye cotton, wool, and silk. The flower heads are used for dyeing.
Requires a mordant! The range of colors you achieve will depend on your mordant.

Marigold Flowers produce rich, vibrant yellows oranges depending on your mordant, and are wonderful for over-dyeing

Beautiful greens when over-dyed with Indigo or Woad

Bright Oranges using Titanium Oxalate and Tannin as the pre-mordant

Adding half a teaspoon of chalk to the dye bath makes stronger yellows

A light iron after-bath will yield olive green.

Amount to use - 20% to 30% weight of goods (WOG)

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Grown in India

Instructions for use included

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