Natural Dye Kit (Pink & Orange) + Youth T-shirtRegular price $41.00 Save $-41.00
If you're looking for something fun and creative to do with your kids indoors, try The Good Tee's natural dye kit, complete with a kid's t-shirt, for the easiest introduction to the world of creating color from nature. Now your kids can customize their own unique t-shirts in a way that is sustainable, and with minimal environmental impact.
- Kit Contains: A kids t-shirt in any size you need. Included are the ingredients to dye around 3- 4 t-shirts. Alum (a food safe ingredient made of potassium aluminum sulfate) as the mordant(for colourfast), and Gallnut, tannin powder made from the galls formed on oak trees, for pre-mordanting. Logwood chips (haematoxylon campechianum), which yield gorgeous soft purples, osage sawdust (maclura pomifera) for yellow, ground madder root (rubia tinctoria) for lovely peachy orange shades, and cochineal (dactylopius coccus) for pink
- Comprehensive instructions in the kit will take you through the step by step process of preparing your fibers and dyeing with these dried dyestuffs. Please note that the dyed fibers in the photos are not included. They are there to show you what colors you can expect to achieve with the dye
- Dye Contents: 90 g alum, 30g gallnut, 15g logwood, 15g osage, 15g madder, 7g cochineal