Natural Dyes

Percentage of
Dye to WOG
Brazilwood
6%
dry extract Color: Hot earthy red to brick
Caribbean
5%
Dry extract mixture Color: Turquoise
Chestnut
6%
dry extract Color: Light brown (also Mordant)
Cochineal
1%
dry extract Color: Red to Fuchsia.
Cochineal
1%
whole bugs Color: Red to Fuchsia
Cutch
6%
dry extract Color: Warm red-brown
Fustic
5%
dry extract Color: Old world yellow (red base)
Gall Nuts
5%
dry extract Color: Dusty gold
Henna
8%
powder Color: Fresh Spring Green
Himalayan Rhubarb
6-8%
dry extract Color: Olive Gold
Indigo dry extract Color: Deepest blues
Kamala
3% (add washing soda to dissolve)
dry extract Color: Hot jungle yellow
Lac Temporarily Out of Stock
4%
dry extract Color: Dusty rose to Merlot
Logwood Purple
1.25% -2 %
dry extract Color: Royal purple
Madder
10% (do not boil)
dry extract (rubia cardifolia) Color: Orange-red
Madder
8% (do not boil)
liquid extract (rubia tinctoria)
Color: Turkey Red
Myrobalan
5%
dry extract Color: Light aged yellow (also mordant)
Osage Orange
2%
dry extract Color: Orange yellows to gold
Persian Berries
1%
liquid extract
Color: Lemon yellow
Pomegranate
4%
dry extract Deep greened gold.
Quebracho Black
5% – 8%
dry extract Color: Deep brown
Quebracho Brown
5% – 8%
dry extract Color:  warm tan
Quebracho Green
5% – 8%
dry extract Color: Bronzed green
Quebracho Red
8% (soak in alcohol 1 hour, add boiling water)
dry extract Color: Brick red
Red Sandalwood
6%
dry extract Color: Copper to red brown
Tesu
4%
dry extract Color: Gold (green base)
Walnut
8%
dry crystals Color:Earthy umber
Wattle
7%
dry extract Color: Light red-based brown (also mordant)
Weld
2%
dry extract
Color: Summer yellow

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