Botanical Dye Kit

Botanical Dye Kit


Do you want to get hands-on experience using natural dyes but aren’t quite sure where to begin? This Botanical Dye Kit, a companion to the Herbal Academy’s Natural Dyes Workshop, is the perfect place to start! You’ll get everything you need to dye two organic cotton napkins a soft, buttery yellow color using cheerful calendula flowers and other materials. You’ll even receive a beautifully illustrated, in-depth instruction booklet!

The Botanical Dye Kit includes:

  • 2 organic cotton napkins
  • 2 oz dried calendula (Calendula officinalis) flower
  • 1 oz alum (aluminum potassium sulfate) 
  • 0.5 oz soda ash (sodium carbonate)
  • Botanical Dye Kit Booklet: features step-by-step project instructions for preparing, scouring, mordanting, dyeing, and caring for your beautiful cloth napkins. 

You will also need some basic household supplies and safety items, including non-reactive pots, a kitchen scale, and safety goggles, among other things, before you start your dye project. All of these materials are listed within the Botanical Dye Kit Booklet.

Grab one of these limited Botanical Dye Kits for yourself to make your very own set of beautifully-dyed golden napkin squares, and unlock the step-by-step process for dyeing fabrics with botanicals. Are you ready to explore the many possibilities of botanical dyeing?

Please note: the Botanical Dye Kits are available for preorder prior to the Natural Dyes Workshop’s launch on July 17th, kits will begin shipping in June.

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Additional Information

Weight 0.80625 lbs
Dimensions 9.25 × 6.25 × 2.25 in

Calendula packaging is compostable and eco-friendly.