How to Make Natural Dyes

Learn how to make natural dyes with fresh flowers using these easy instructions.

Harvesting Color, Natural Dyes
Make beautiful natural dyes from plants with the help of “Harvesting Color.”
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Dye Making
Start the dye making early to ensure that the strongest sunlight of the day will be captured.
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Solar Oven
The solar oven always cooks the flowers and fiber within one day.
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Dyeing Fibers
Leaving the fibers in overnight or over a period of two days will strengthen the color.
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