[Ansteorra] Looking for a Laurel

Sher M runa.herd at earthlink.net
Wed Nov 19 13:16:12 PST 2008

Also dark colors can be "set" by adding vinegar to the wash.  There is also 
a wonderful product that will 'soak up' excess dye from commerically 
purchased fabric called Shout Color Catcher.  You just throw one or two in 
the wash with the fabric.  Sigh... wish I had found it sooner...

Runa of The Thundering Herd
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "HerrDetlef"

and remember to wash the fabric before cutting and stitching 
together--otherwise the colors will bleed all over each other, particularly 
the red.  (One trick I've heard is to put a handful of salt in the water 
when you wash the red the first time....that will slow down but not halt the 

Pax et bonum,
Detlef von Marburg

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