Checkers (Red Alizarin / Black Iron)
After soaking the material in a mordant consisting of water and myrobalan, it was block-printed with a black iron dye. Following that it was vat-dyed in alizarin. The iron in the black dye interacts with the alizarin turning it a dark red.
Material: 100% Cotton
Width: 112cm / 44"
Weight: approx 150g/m, 135g/m²
Washing Instructions: Machine wash separately and cold with a very mild detergent. Air dry away from direct sunlight. Treat it well.
Important: This is hand woodblock-printed cotton. There will be irregularities in the print. If you are unsure, please contact us before purchasing.
Multiples of half metres will be cut as one continuous length.