Flashcards in Dyes Deck (9):
What can be used for natural dyes?
Why might you use chemical dyes?
Easier and Cheaper
What are the disadvantages of chemicals?
Toxic and harmful
What is piece dying?
A piece of fabric is dyed
What is continuous dying?
Fabric passes through a dye bath between rollers
What is yarn dying?
Dying the yarn before its woven into a fabric
What is over dying?
Different yarns react differently creating an effect
What is batch dying?
Items are dyed after they have been made
Useful for fashion