hand-dye


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Verb1.hand-dye - dye by hand; "This fabric is hand-dyed"
dye - color with dye; "Please dye these shoes"
tie-dye - dye after knotting the fabric to produce an irregular pattern; "The flower children tie-dye their T-shirts"
batik - dye with wax; "Indonesian fabrics are often batiked"
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Basically, I paint yarn," she says of her hand-dye process.
The choice to hand-dye fabrics is always there, or even possibly machine-dye them, though organic dyes may take days to produce the full colors they are meant to show.
She has also been working on her first handbag collection in collaboration with hand-dye specialist Pebelle and British handbag designer Helen Rochfort.