Making the world a brighter place with natural dyes

Natural plant dyes are the perfect combination of conservation, gardening, and fiber arts joy, and here you will find tools to help your creativity bloom. Join me on this journey!

Garden Yarn colorways - Walnut, Marigold, Coneflower

From the blog

  • Growing Weld
    An ancient dye plant with true yellow staying power – welcome to Weld! Weld – Dyer’s Rocket (Reseda luteola) – Click for seeds!   Weld, also known as Dyer’s Rocket or Dyer’s Weed (officially Reseda luteola) is a member of the brassica … Read more
  • Natural Orange Dye – The Magic of Jewelweed
    I’ve been taking advantage of the late summer/early fall surplus of lovely jewelweed, made easier to reach due to the low water levels this year. I’m happy to share this dye tutorial with you and look forward to hearing about … Read more
  • Dyeing Pink with Hopi Red Dye Amaranth
    This is a long-promised post about my method of dyeing with the gorgeous Hopi Red Dye Amaranth plant. I have another post with more details about growing this plant over here. I’ve grown this amaranth for several years now, and … Read more

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