Lavender

 

Plant Collected: Lavender

 

Date Collected: 09/13/2013

 

Part of plant used and amount:  2 bouquets of lavender. Used the leaves, flowers and half of the stems.

 

Extraction process notes: Simmered for 1 hr.

 

Material/ WOF: 4 oz skein of shetland yarn

 

Dye/volume: 2 qts

 

Mordant/amount:  1 tbsp

 

Additions: No additions

Recipe notes: Put wet fiber into dye bath.  Heat fiber at this temperature in dye bath for 40 min. Turn off heat and leave overnight to cool.

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