Indigo fruit vat directions--natural dyeing indigo blue using fruit as a reducing agent--such aas a ripe pear, banana, fresh fig or ripe peach. For a vat of about 15 to 20 litres 50 g powdered indigo 1 kg over-ripe fruit 30 g lime (calx) See instructions.
Berries, Natural Dyes by Philosopher Queen. This was my first job with CW between college years: we built a fire, boiled some berries or leaves and dyed some wool spun by CW's Spinning and Weaving Shop.
How to Make and Use Natural Dyes~ If you like gardening or spending time in nature, you might enjoy making and using dyes from plants. Dyes from flowers, fruits, and leaves of garden plants and wildflowers create unique, mellow col.