Cross dyed is a method used to produce multicolor effects in yarns, textiles, or carpets made from more than one kind of fiber. The desired material can be dipped into a single dyebath and obtain varying color effects based on each fiber’s dye affinities. This method is used to produce heather effects and can achieve various patterns like stripes and plaids.
- The Carpet Primer from the Carpet and Rug Institute
- Yates, Marypaul, and Adrienne Concra. Textiles for Residential and Commercial Interiors. 2019
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