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Thursday, August 15, 2013

Dyeing with black beans

A few months ago, I tried dyeing with black beans. When I saw the beautiful blue at knitbyahenshop and the great tutorial, I had to try it:

This is my result:
 At first, I thought it wasn't worth it. It takes a lot of black beans to dye a bit of wool. It was not until I made this scarflette that I decided to do it again in the future.

The colour in the scarflette is closer to reality than the wool.


Anonymous said...

What a great colour! Black bean dyeing is fun, isn't it?

lizet frijters said...

I was amazed myself. I loved the colour. That reminds me, I need to do it again. Thanks for visiting.


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