Eco dyed textile art you can wear

Even though I was technically having a mini holiday, I managed to get two more cuffs completed! It never feels like work to me … again, they are entirely hand stitched, using my own eco dyed fabrics (wool, silk, cotton) and threads (linen, wool, cotton), plus upcycled buttons.

http://www.gonerustic.etsy.com

preview of new eco fashion label

cotton with nylon lace trim; banksia and tea dye bath … layered with rose, jasmine and blackberry leaves; tied around an iron bar:



silk satin; jasmine dye bath in brass pot … layered with copper nails, rose leaves and blackberry leaves:



silk satin; jasmine dye bath in brass pot … layered with copper nails, rose leaves and blackberry leaves:



nylon; eucalyptus and tea dye bath … layered with eucalyptus leaves (original colour was ecru):



nylon; eucalyptus and tea dye bath … layered with eucalyptus leaves (original colour was grey/purple but the eucalyptus leaves still show up as green eco prints):



cotton with nylon lace trim; eucalyptus and tea dye bath … layered with eucalyptus and wrapped around a small piece of iron pipe:



cotton and modal; jasmine dye bath in brass pot … layered with copper nails, jasmine, rose and blackberry leaves:



nylon lace; banksia and tea dye bath … layered with jasmine, rose, and blackberry leaves (the pink satin trim is polyester and stayed the same as it was originally):