Dyework is at Vauxhall City Farm in Central London. "Our main activities: "Cultivation and extraction of dyestuffs from plant sources "Reviving historical dye recipes for indigo, madder, safflower, etc. "Producing hand-made yarns for weaving, embroidery and knitting using natural fibres "Producing naturally dyed fabrics "Training and education"
In this free video knitting tutorial, you'll learn how to dye silk hankies, also known as Mawata, using food coloring and your oven. Once your hankies are dyed to your satisfaction, they can be transformed and spun into beautiful hand dyed yarn.