Rainbow natural dye bag - Tukuru Textiles
Rainbow natural dye bag - Tukuru Textiles

Rainbow natural dye bag

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Rainbow natural dye bag

A beautiful rainbow coloured, hand made, large natural dye bag. Woven on a backstrap loom in Chinchero, Peru. The design is an abstract take on the Pachamama or Mother Earth motif.

Dyes used - conchineal insect for red, and a mix of tara (bean like pod) and colpa (local form of iron sulphate) for blue, ch'illca a leafy plant for greens, lichen for orange, kiko flowers from Peruvian pepper tree for yellow,  and lemon salt is added to conchineal to produce purples.

Cotton and alpaca blend. Zip fasten on top of bag and lined with an extra pocket inside also with zip.

Size - height 38cm, width 38cm, depth 12cm, strap length 65cm.