Natural Dyed Silk patches

By EasternWeft


Pieces and remnants of preloved silk clothing that have been carefully cut up and dyed with locally gathered flora and home grown flowers or food scraps. 

Pinks from plum skins (Prunus), St Johns Wort (Hypericum), onion skin, eucalyptus Cinerea, Lac, and onion skin and yellow from Chrysanthemum.

The Pieces are great for projects that dont require lots of regular washing like cushion covers. 

Keep away from direct sunlight as fading may occur. 

Please note that as these are natural dyes, some variations and colour shifts may occur. 

Materials: 100% pure silk

Measurements: laid flat pieces are 50cm x 50cm 

Dyes used : yellow - pomegranate, browns - eucalyptus and walnut, red and purple - lac with alum and tamarind, grey - wood ash.

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