At Moonbeams and Applesauce we like color!
This is our personal recipe and favorite method to color silk and wool felt in vibrant hues.
- Food coloring box in Regular and Neon
Pour 1/2 cup of hot water into a bowl, and mixed in 1 tablespoon of vinegar, then 20 drops of food coloring. Saturate felt with colored water. Wring the excess water out and allow to dry.
Mix 4 cups hot water, 1/4 tsp of alum and 30 drops of food coloring. Submerse silk in water for 30 minutes, the wring out excess water and allow to dry.