Added Mar 3, 2013
This a project I do with my students each year – This year I thought I would add in some fabric dying to the task. I used Bleached Calico for the bag and dyed the fabric using a fibre reactive dye, set with non-iodised salt.
This Bag is so easy to make you could make it in any sturdy fabric – denim would be really nice!
Bleached Calico, fibre reactive dyes, non-iodised salt.
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