|Step 1: soaking pre-washed calico in boiling water and vinegar.|
|Step 2: simmering beetroot leaves and beetroot in water. Then add fabric.|
|Step 3: ironed cloth after drying - this has not been rinsed at all yet.|
|Step 4: I repeated the whole dyeing procedure with the addition of a handful of salt.|
|Step 5: after final rinsing and ironing.|
|The dyed cloth will form the small edging around the storycloth.|
At close of needle yesterday I had attached a sheep and cat to a small cloth. More on that later.
Happy stitching, Gilly