Indigo Dye It, Make It

Indigo Dye It, Make It | Dyeing Books

Indigo Dye It, Make It

Write a Review


Dye It, Make It
Techniques From Dig-Dyeing to Batik, Tie-Dyeing, and Shibori, in Indigo Blue 

By Nicola Gouldsmith

Color your world blue.

Indigo is one of the colors of the rainbow, as easily recognized as it is fashionable. From its origins as a naturally produced dye, most common in India, to its ubiquitous appearance in blue jeans today, indigo has traveled far and wide. Nicola Gouldsmith shows you how to use indigo to dye fabric in different ways, including dip-dyeing, tie-dyeing, batik, shibori, and arashi, as well as basic plain dyeing. She then shows you how to use the results of your dyeing to make beautiful items to wear, and for the home, such as a tie-dyed t-shirt, a batik wall hanging, and a dip-dyed shawl. With the help of the clear step-by-step instructions for each project, a full section in each chapter explaining the relevant method of dyeing, and a techniques section to explain any sewing or other skills needed, you will soon be able to create your own indigo world.

Hardcover, 144 pages, color
7.5 x 0.8 x 9.2 inches
Published 2014
ISBN-13: 9781782491484
ISBN-10: 1782491481 

Price: $24.95

SKU: Gouldsmith