Dyes

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an assortment of plants and leaves on display
Natural dyes: their history and how to make them
Natural dyes: their history and how to make them
several skeins of yarn sitting on top of a table
My stash of hand dyed wool. I have used all sorts of plant dyes to try to recreate colours used in Viking times and onwards. Included are woad, indigo, madder, weld, cochineal and more.
a jar filled with orange noodles sitting on top of a wooden table next to rocks
Hooked and Dyed
Coreopsis Solar Dye
there are many different colors of yarn on display
A Viking Age colour palette + bit of info on the dyes. And here's a text only page with a great list of dyes definitely and probably used: www.cs.vassar.edu... And some local colour variations, eg purple in Ireland.
several skeins of yarn sitting on top of a wooden bench
Liis Luhamaa blogi
Dyeing with plants / Estonian natural yarn dyeing
a piece of wood that has some yarn on it
Blogger
traditional lichen dye colors
there are many pieces of bread wrapped in plastic
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Steaming method for natural dyes. Great blog - simplynotable.com shows the process.
many bowls are sitting on the ground with blue cloths laid out in front of them
ClothRoads
Indigo-dyed yarn at Tinkuy Gathering, Cusco Peru from ClothRoads: A Global Textile Marketplace.
Examples of the colours and shades from traditional natural dyes used in tartan weaving. Scottish Highlands, Tartan Weaving, 18th Century Clothing, Highland Games, Spark Joy, Century Clothing, Scottish Tartans, Unique Image, Historical Dresses
Examples of the colours and shades from traditional natural dyes used in tartan weaving.
two skeins of yarn hanging from a clothesline on a stone wall, one red and the other orange
Dyeing with madder
Yarn dyed with Madder root, by Mary Lena Lynx
several skeins of yarn are arranged in a circle on a white tablecloth
BushcraftUK Community
Dyes Used by The Vikings Traditional Method - finally some documentable greens!!