Friday, August 27, 2010

Chestnuts



Just wondering if I can dye with these chestnuts.
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3 comments:

zeina said...

Hi,
I was looking for information on dyeing with horse chesnuts and yes you can, and I remember that you have to use them when they are green. If I find the formula I will send it off to you. Gina

zeina said...

okay, i found some information...http://www.prairiefibers.com/Dyeing%20Notes.htm and go into her links on that page and you will have an excellent start for finding out how to dye with the chestnuts...I remember slightly that the colour comes out yellow??? a beautiful yellow...good luck...

knitterPat said...

Hi Gina,

Thank you very much for the informations. The chestnuts has turned brown. Got to get new chestnuts! :)