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How to Use Ombre Fabric

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In Threads #173, Patricia Robison explains how to best use the striking colors of ombré fabric.

Ombré is a French word that means "shaded." It is sometimes referred to as dip-dyeing, color-bleeding, or gradated dyeing. Achieving beautiful gradient results with dyeing is not easy, so I recommend exploring the gorgeous and commercially available ombré textiles. I'll show you how to find and use this exciting, though challenging, fabric.

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