Cochineal Extract Powder - Natural Dyes - 1 ounce package

Sold by TheYarnTreeUSA
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Preparation takes 1-2 business days
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Cochineal comes from a tiny scale insect that lives exclusively on the Nopal Cactus.
It is found in Mexico, Peru, Chile and the Canary Islands.

Powder Extract
Extremely concentrated
PH sensitive
Requires an Alum mordant
Instruction sheet included

How much dye to purchase:
All natural dyeing is based on wog or wof - weight of goods or weight of fabric
Here is the formula for the Cochineal Extract to dye 1 pound of fabric.

For 1 pound of wool, silk or cotton

2 ½ Teaspoons or .5 ounce (12.5grams) for dark
1 ½ Teaspoons or .25 ounce (7.5 grams) for medium
1 Teaspoon .17 ounce (5 grams) for light

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