Relationships are like dyeing with plants: they take time.

By Carlos Barrera Reyes To dye cotton and wool with the bark of pernambuco (palo brasil),the first step is to make skeins of 25 to 50 grams maximum, to prevent them from getting tangled, with a link at both ends with the technique of the eight. Then they are soaked in very hot water for half an hour, so that they release all the fat from the sheep and the tincture penetrates well when applied. The skeins are then washed with neutral soap twice and rinsed until there is no trace left,… Read More