With this natural dyeing on wool kit, Tíntica offers the magical process of natural dyeing to wool lovers. It includes all the necessary materials and instructions for dyeing a terracotta colour.
The natural plant dye material is roots of the rubia tinctorum plant, from which an earthy red colour is extracted.
- One/Two skein(s) Tíntica Merino Fingering Sock undyed (85% Extrafine Merino / 15% Nylon)
- Madder root
- Alum mordant
- Booklet with a Basic Guide to Natural Wool Dyes and a recipe for dyeing with these materials (in English)
You will need (not included):
- Cooking pot (SAFETY NOTE: do not use this pot for food preparation after using it for dying. This pot is now your dying pot, new drum or a home for a houseplant ☺️)
- Face mask