Nettle Dyed Silk Chiffon Scarf (bright green and blue)


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This brilliant blue and green scarf is dyed with organic nettle and japanese indigo leaves.  All plants we use for dye are organically grown and processed on our farm, single source dye farm, farm grown color.  This scarf is made from pure silk chiffon, is lightweight, like a feather floating on the wind.  It measures 14" x 62".   Nettle is a wonderful medicinal plant, it is rich with important minerals like calcium and iron and is very high in protein.  A wonderful cleansing herb and activator, it's a great remedy for debility, when the system needs to get moving. The spirit of the Nettle plant is like a old lady with her broom shouting at people to get going, not to just sit around.  It can activate dormant energies..  As a dye it creates brilliant yellows which after dipped in indigo give amazing shades of green.  Wearing fibers dyed with plants is a wonderful way to wear your medicine, to remember the healing connection we have with plants.