Indigo ~ Mermaids Hair ~ Long Locks
Beautiful Wensleydale lamb locks, hand dyed in varying shades with indigo. Locks will be pulled and sorted into 43g bundles when you receive them. Locks in each bundle with vary from 5” to 6” and sometimes longer. Colours will be mixed from light to dark.
Hand dyed in the mountains, outside in the sunshine with a full heart and blue hands. Natural indigo creates a uniquely rich, expansive and subtle blue. Through multiple dips and long soaks the shades of indigo are revealed.
Natural Indigo is a vat dye and behaves differently from synthetic dyes. Slight crocking is to be expected, which means to prevent dye transfer you will want to soak your indigo product overnight in a basin with a mild soap (such as Fibre Wash) and rinse in the morning. See more about natural Indigo in the FAQ section.
Blend with other fibres, spin a gorgeous thick and thin single or use in felting. These roving broads are luxurious, soft and rugged.
*subject to availability, see FAQ section for more information