• hello my name is chris and i have never dyed fabric before. i am trying to dye 8mm silk. i have iDye by Jacquard, navy and flr yellow.
    what I want to do is make a pair of fans (flags) using the navy for the first pair, then paint flr orange 4" stars on each panel (panels are 45" x 36") with Speedball,screen printing ink.

    my ? is ...best way to use the navy iDye and do i have to use the washing machine, i live in an apt. complex. 2nd...will the flr orange fix to the silk after the navy and will it turn to a.....brown?

    any info is appreciated,

    chris