Pia Andersen

Pia Andersen

Sustainable fashion designer
Pia Andersen
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Anyone who can make a pot of tea can dye a skein of wool or yard of plain linen to whatever color they want, using commonly found plants. (scheduled via http://www.tailwindapp.com?utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=twpin&utm_content=post154515205&utm_campaign=scheduler_attribution)

Anyone who can make a pot of tea can dye a skein of wool or yard of plain linen to whatever color they want, using commonly found plants. (scheduled via http://www.tailwindapp.com?utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=twpin&utm_content=post154515205&utm_campaign=scheduler_attribution)

I thought I’d post an idea for anyone who wants to try dyeing yarn at home using ingredients readily found in your kitchen. It’s more of a staining method rather than an actual dye but it works all...

I thought I’d post an idea for anyone who wants to try dyeing yarn at home using ingredients readily found in your kitchen. It’s more of a staining method rather than an actual dye but it works all...

Natural dyes with foraged acorns. Stack on left without mordants. Stack on right with post-dye iron modifier. Oh my, acorns. Slow fashion experiments by Katrina Rodabaugh. www.katrinarodabaugh.com

Natural dyes with foraged acorns. Stack on left without mordants. Stack on right with post-dye iron modifier. Oh my, acorns. Slow fashion experiments by Katrina Rodabaugh. www.katrinarodabaugh.com

A hand-dyed silk crop top that calls to mind a glacier's edge. #etsyfashion

A hand-dyed silk crop top that calls to mind a glacier's edge. #etsyfashion

shibori indigo tye dye 25

shibori indigo tye dye 25

Aproximat von Tatiana Palnitska - Kunst zum Tragen Originals - Farbe

Aproximat von Tatiana Palnitska - Kunst zum Tragen Originals - Farbe

Neckpiece | Helen Whitworth.  Silk paper that she then dyed with batik combined with free standing embroidery elements

Neckpiece | Helen Whitworth. Silk paper that she then dyed with batik combined with free standing embroidery elements

salt_and_still | natural dye journal: cochineal

salt_and_still | natural dye journal: cochineal

My natural dye wardrobe. Left to right: Onion skins on cotton; Queen Anne's lace on silk; sumac leaves with iron modifier on linen; avocado skins and pits on linen; indigo on cotton; coffee grounds on silk. Plant-based dyes are sustainable fashion magic. Photo and dyes by Katrina Rodabaugh.

My natural dye wardrobe. Left to right: Onion skins on cotton; Queen Anne's lace on silk; sumac leaves with iron modifier on linen; avocado skins and pits on linen; indigo on cotton; coffee grounds on silk. Plant-based dyes are sustainable fashion magic. Photo and dyes by Katrina Rodabaugh.

Avocado ~ Boil the skins and pit and soak cloth overnight ~ turns white fabric pink.

Avocado ~ Boil the skins and pit and soak cloth overnight ~ turns white fabric pink.