Indigo Textiles-Technique and History, by Gosta Sandberg
Seriously, I had no idea when I wrote the recent post about Mood-Indigo that this color was going to be such a big thing! In West Elm, Crate and Barrel, and even Home Accents Today, all have some mention of this mysteriously beautiful and infinitely variable color and dye.
Dare I predict…(even without a crystal ball) that we’ll be seeing a lot more of this very old dye color in mainstream decor, and not just in denim.
So, to hearken back to my long-time fascination with traditional surface design techniques and materials, I found this on my bookshelf.
Dyeing to Try?
For those of you who might take your interest in Indigo to the next level, I encourage you to check out this little volume. You have the instructions Right Here, to do your own Indigo dye work.