These silk pieces were once were beautiful blouses in their previous life. They were then cut up and hand dyed for various patchworks such as cushions. These are some of the remnants and offcuts.
They would be great for further patchwork projects, clothing or when stitched together, they look great in a frame.
Measurements: approximately 50cm x 68cm
Materials: 100% pure silk
Dyes used: Green - chlorophyl, browns - onion skin and eucalyptus, yellow - buddleia red, pink and purple - lac, alum and tamarind juice, Pale pink - berries.
Please note, at the time of photography, the green is brighter and the yellow more pale than in real life as a result of light and lens.
No harmful chemicals used in the process.