Herbal dye & EcoPrint

There are 3 categories of natural dyes available are:

  1. Natural herbal dyes extracted from any part of the plants like flower, bark, roots, wood, petals or fruits.

 

  1. Natural dyes extracted from animal like lac etc.

 

  1. Natural dyes from minerals like iron sulfate (Iron rust) etc.

 

Natural/Herbal dyes prepared by EcoFab

Yellow color

  • Parijaat or Harsingar flowers or Nyctanthes arbor-tristis (Night-flowering Jasmine): Night flowering jasmine produces a very fast natural dye in yellow shade. It gave bright shade on cotton and vibrant shade on silk and modal.
  • Pomegranate peel: It is one of the widely available natural and herbal sources of natural dye.

 

Mustard color

  • Haldi or Turmeric: It gave a mustard yellow shade on the fabrics while dyeing.

 

Yellow and Orange

  • Palash or Flames of the forest: Palash flowers gave both yellow and orange shade on the fabrics.

 

Pink color

  • Manjeetha or Madder roots: It is one of the most valuable sources of natural dye. It gave bright pink and red shade.

 

Light Brown

  • Eucalyptus: Bark & petals of eucalyptus gave a light brown shade on variety of fabrics.

 

*We also prepare unique colors by mixing above dyes.