Carrot Top 2

Plant Collected: Carrot Tops


Date Collected: 08/09/2013


Part of plant used and amount: Tops from 10 carrots


Extraction process notes: Boiled for 3hrs


Material/ WOF: 8 oz alpaca fleece


Dye/volume: Enough dye to submerge fiber


Mordant/amount: 2 1/2 teaspoons alum


Additions: 1 tsp vinegar and 1 tsp iron


Recipe notes: Fiber simmered on low for 4hrs and then fiber was removed and iron was added. Fiber simmered again on low for 1 hr, then removed from dye.


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