indigo & shibori: natural dye kit

indigo & shibori: natural dye kit

46.00

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.

THIS KIT INCLUDES:
Naturally derived indigo pigment 
All necessary activation and setting agents
Protective gloves
A blank cotton gauze bandana
Wood clamps and cotton cord
Illustrated instructions

YOU WILL NEED:
Two five gallon buckets: one for dyeing, one for rinsing
A long mixing stick
Hot water

TIPS & INFO:
For best results use plant-based fabrics.
Dyes up to 5 lbs of fabric or a dozen garments depending on coverage and shade.
Prep your vat then wait 24 hours for it to mature before dyeing.
Vat stays viable for weeks, just stir and revisit.

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.

Kit designed by Graham Keegan.

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