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Blog — Omar Khayyam

Natural Dyes, Perfumed Gardens & Sufi Saints - All in the Name of the Rose

Conservation Foraging Natural Dye Omar Khayyam Small Batch Production

Natural Dyes, Perfumed Gardens & Sufi Saints - All in the Name of the Rose

                  Autumn foraging in a forest of roses. Sarah Cuttle Photography  It was a few years ago that I discovered the fragile beauty of blush pink dyes that come from rose hips. Though dyeing with roses is a particularly slow process, taking days to extract the dye, there is nothing else that is as pleasurable in the making because the studio  fills with the sweet sugary fragrance, triggering memories and expectations in the way scents are known to do. Foraged rose hips The first job as with all foraged dye stuff is...

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