serendipitous pattern in the indigo during oxidization
left to right: madder first batch, madder later batches, alkanet
left to right: indigo later batches, indigo first batch
left to right: cutch first batch, cutch later batch, sandalwood first batch
left to right: indigo later batch overdyed with cutch, indigo later batch overdyed with madder
left to right: madder, indigo, indigo + madder, indigo, indigo + cutch, cutch, madder
and since one batch of indigo dye goes a long way, i started rummaging through my closet trying to find additional things to dye and came upon this old "sleep shirt" of mine i haven't worn since it was all yucky and stained; one go through the indigo bath and voila, new shirt! score.
o hai new shirt!