The Mulberry Dyer

A History of Colour

A few changes coming

I've been very lax about writing posts here, sorry, that doesn't mean that nothing is happening! So here's an update! - We intend to start running online courses "live" these are currently in the planning stage, but will be listed here soon. There are so many " introduction to" "beginner"…

Turkey Red (Part 1)

The term Turkey Red can be quite confusing - it is often used to describe a colour (particularly in modern parlance) - but it is actually an historical method for producing a very fast red colour on cotton cloth using the dyestuff madder. As a collector of historical dye books…
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