Mums 2

 

Plant Collected: Mums/ Stannard Farms, NY

 

Date Collected: 09/15/2012

 

Part of plant used and amount: 1 bundle of large mums

 

Extraction process notes: Boiled tops for 1 ½ hrs

 

Material/ WOF: 5 oz Merino

 

Dye/volume: 3 qts dye

 

Mordant/amount: Alum at 15%

 

Additions: 1 tbs of soda ash ¼ tsp iron

 

Recipe notes: Heated up fiber in dye bath to 180 degrees with ash and iron for 1 hr. Let cool overnight. Rinse

 

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