Mordants - Aluminium Acetate

Mordants - Aluminium Acetate - Hands Craft Store
Price: $9.50

Aluminium Acetate

Mordant 

$9.50 per 50gms

Use when dying cellular fibres and fabrics

Guide:

Use 5% of the Aluminium acetate per weight of goods. WOG

Soak goods for 12 to 24 hours dyeing.

A tannin bath of 8% tannin WOG before mordanting helps with wash fastness.

Cream of tarter in dye bath can heighten the colour.

(Use Aluminium Sulphate when dying protein fibre. (Alum) 25%WOG)

Ashford Book of Dyeing or Colours