Related Sites and Resources


Artcraft Chemicals - Chemicals, including chrome (potassium dichromate)

Aurora Silk - Natural dyes, including indigo, cochineal, tannic acid, brazilwood, logwood, fustic, madder, weld, and mordants. We also sell naturally dyed silk yarn and hemp yarn and fiber, and books and articles about dyeing with natural dyes.

Botanical Colors - Natural dye extracts including Indigo made from Indigofera tinctoria. Dyeing instructions on website

Camilla Valley Farm - Supplier of Quality Weaving and Knitting Supplies including: Philosopher's Wool, Cotton, Mercerized Cotton, Belgian Linen, Leclerc Looms, Weaving/Knitting Books, INOX Needles and more. Free Fibre Sample Cards

Chiltern Seeds - plants, herbs & seeds

Clemes and Clemes - Carders, Spinning Wheels and accessories, weaving accessories, fiber

Companion Plants - plants, herbs & seeds

Dharma Trading Co. - Dye supplies, including some natural dyes and mordants, fabrics.

Earthues - Natural Dyes and dye extracts. Information on the different dyes.

Earth Guild. - Natural dyes and mordants.

Earth Song Fibers. - online store Spinning, Weaving, Carding, Knitting, Felting & Dyeing Supplies & Equipment

Fibershed Market Place - natural dyes, yarns, roving, and more

Fisher Scientific - Chemicals, lab equipment, etc. For those concerned with the environment and their own health, each chemical has a MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheet).

Grand Prismatic Seed - Plants For Natural Dyeing

G&S Dyes - Fabrics, Dye Supplies, (not natural dyes) including paper for transferring graphics from computer to fabric using an inkjet pinter. Very helpful over the phone.

Harrisville Designs - weaving and knitting yarns, felting, looms &weaving accessories, spinning wheels & spinning accessories

Henry's Attic - Natural fibers for sale

Hillcreek Fiber Studio - Natural dyes & mordants including walnut crystals, yarns & fibers, looms, wheels, workshops and more.

Horizon Herbs - Seeds of medicine, seeds of subtance - Certified organic medicinal herb and vegetable seeds, plants and roots", including weld, dyer's chamomile, madder, marigold. Lots of information on growing plants. A great site.

J.L. Hudson, Seedsman - a public access seed bank.


Knomad Yarns - Specialists in worldly natural fibres

Leclerc Looms - Looms, weaving accessories, yarns

Louet - Natural dyes, mordants, spinning fibers, spinning wheels, yarns

Maiwa -Natural dyes and mordants

Native Seeds SEARCH - Seeds for dye plants: Indigo suffruticosa, Hopi Corn and Hopi Sunflowers

Paradise Fibers - Handspinning, knitting, and weaving supplies, including yarns and dyes.

Park Seed - Plants, seeds

Plants of the Southwest - seeds, native plants

Rowland Ricketts Indigo - Japanese Indigo Seeds. Rowland and Chinami Ricketts use natural materials and traditional processes to create contemporary textiles.

Richter's Herbs - seeds for weld and indigo tinctoria, Herb & veggie seeds, herb plants, live bulbs & roots

R&M Yarns - Selection of yarns, regular priced and some mill ends; spinning supplies

RUMPELSTILTSKIN - yarns, fiber, tools

Sandy Mush Herb Nursery- Madder plants (Rubia tinctoria) and Weld seeds. Check their site for more plants.

Stokes Seeds Company- Seeds

Territorial Seed Company - seeds, plants & supplies

The Dogwood Dyer - Growing and dyeing instructions for several dye plants. There is a pdf you can download - “dye plants - the dogwood dyer.pdf” which is beautiful and very informative. Dyeplant seeds for sale

Total Rug - floor looms, reeds, weaving supplies, Inexpensive source of natural cotton warp, weft materials

Wayside Gardensr - Email-Only July & August Plants

Wellsweep Gardens - Plants, seeds

Webs - Weaving & knitting yarns

Wild Colours - Selection of natural dyes, mordants. Also dye plant seeds and growing directions for madder, woad, weld, Japanese indigo and chamomile. Dyeing recipes and lots of info on website. Free shipping on orders over $45 USD as of June 2010.

The Woolery - Weaving/Knitting/Dyeing supplies. Many natural dyes and mordants.

Wool to Dye For - an Exclusive Line of Undyed Yarn

Wristband Express - Crafting with your Hands: All About Weaving and Spinning.

Yarn Barn (Kansas) - Weaving, spinning, & knitting equipment, books, yarns, including mill ends.

Store Addresses

Henry's Attic
5 Mercury Avenue
Monroe, NY 10950
Phone (845) 783-3930 or Fax (845) 782-2548
Many natural fiber yarns. Welcome to Stores, Dyers and Artisans

Sacred Mountain Dyeworks
6339 Niwot Road
Niwot, CO 80503
(303) 530-4777 or 1-800-927-2469
Natural Dyes (Bulk, dry extract and liquid extract). Mordants and Dye Assists

Yarn Barn
PO Box 1191
Canton, GA 30114
(404) 479-5083
Inexpensive source of natural fibers

Related sites

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