sedoniaraqs sedoniaraqs
Hello:

I'm a new member of this forum. I found my way here because I just realized that I need some burgundy silk dye but am almost completely out, and I don't have time to order in some more for a project I must complete tomorrow.

Can anyone suggest some mixtures of other jacquard acid dyes that might come close to burgundy? Colors I have include scarlet, crimson, fire red, russet, purple, pink, brown, several blues.

I was thinking that my best bet would probably the crimson red with a little purple, pink and brown added?

Thanks in advance for any suggestions
sedonia
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Celia Buchanan Celia Buchanan
Hi,
Your combination could work but I would do a test and steam the colors as acid dyes are not pigments and don't qiute mix the way a paint does.
Here is a link to our colorchart and technical info etc that does include mixing instructions.
[url]http://www.jacquardproducts.com/products/dyes/aciddye/technical.php[/url]
Celia
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