Natural Dye – R+Y Onion Skins/Clemetine/Avocado Pits

  • Yellow onion/avocado pit dye stock from previous
  • Red onion/clementine dye stock from previous
  • 1111.59 g fiber samples
  • 8.9 g alum (8%)
  • Simmer dye for 1 hour + 45 minutes
  • Dissolve alum and add wet fiber
  • Simmer fiber for 1 hour + 15 minutes
  • Let soak overnight
  • Rinse and wash with Soak
An index card on a white table. On the left, the information for the combination dye detailed on this web page is handwritten in blue ink. 

On the right are stapled two yarn samples and 2 fabric samples. The two yarn samples are a golden tan, but the BFL tweed is darker than the other. The cotton and linen fabric samples are a light tan.

BFL Yarn – BFL Tweed Yarn – Cotton Fabric – Linen Fabric