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Flashcards in Dyes Deck (9):
1

What can be used for natural dyes?

Onions
Beetroot
Tea
Flowers

2

Why might you use chemical dyes?

Brighter
Easier and Cheaper
Repeatable

3

What are the disadvantages of chemicals?

Toxic and harmful

4

What is piece dying?

A piece of fabric is dyed

5

What is continuous dying?

Fabric passes through a dye bath between rollers

6

What is yarn dying?

Dying the yarn before its woven into a fabric

7

What is over dying?

Different yarns react differently creating an effect

8

What is batch dying?

Items are dyed after they have been made
Useful for fashion

9

What is hand dying?

Adding designs with a resist preventing dye from reaching the fabric