Indigo and Shibori natural dye kit
We LOVE Shibori! This natural indigo dye kit is packed with everything you need to create a bundle of permanent, dyed patterns on any plant-based fabric. We’ve gathered the finest quality ingredients and supplies for you: the beginner to intermediate dyer. May this kit inspire and challenge you to create new, beautiful work.
Provided in the kit
- Naturally derived indigo pigment
- All necessary activation and setting agents
- Protective gloves
- A blank cotton gauze bandana
- Wood clamps
- Cotton cord
- Illustrated instructions
What you will need
- Two large buckets: one for dyeing, one for rinsing
- A long mixing stick
- Hot water
For best results use plant-based fabrics. Dyes up to 2.2kg of fabric or a dozen garments depending on coverage and shade. Prep your vat then wait 24 hours for it to mature before dyeing.
WARNING: This kit contains Indigotin, Calcium Hydroxide, Iron Sulfate and Citric Acid which can be harmful if used improperly! Follow all instructions carefully. Adult supervision required. Conforms to ASTM D-4236 KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Vat stays viable for weeks, just stir and revisit!
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