Natural Color by Sasha Duerr.
Little description: A beautiful book of seasonal projects for using the brilliant spectrum of colors derived from plants to naturally dye your clothing and home textiles.
Organized by season, Natural Color is a beautifully photographed guide to the full range of plant dyes available, drawn from commonly found fruits, flowers, trees, and herbs, with accompanying projects. Using sustainable methods and artisanal techniques, designer, artist, and professor Sasha Duerr details achievable ways to apply these limitless color possibilties to your home and wardrobe. Whether you are new to dyeing or more practiced, Duerr’s clear and simple ingredients lists, step-by-step instructions, and detailed breakouts on techniques such as shibori, dip-dye, and block printing will ensure beautiful results. With recipes to dye everything from dresses and sweaters to rugs and napkins, Natural Color will inspire fashion enthusiasts, home decorators, textile lovers, and everyone else who wants to bring more color into their life.
Genre: Craft & Hobbies
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My thoughts: 5 stars out of 5
Sasha Duerr gives a great insight on the color dyes that come from Mother Nature. She included many DIY dye projects for those who itching to start practicing the knowledge and information provided in this book. She gives the color combinations, and color possibilities.
I say, it a fascinating book about dyes, somewhat encouraging to try on new things and to embrace new colors that can be achieved from the Nature.
Provided by BloggingForBooks as a complementary copy for my opinion and review.