Fibre reactive (procion mx) dye starter kit


  • Procion MX Dyes (fibre reactive dyes)

  • Procion MX Dyes (fibre reactive dyes)

  • Procion MX Dyes (fibre reactive dyes)

5 in stock (can be backordered)

It’s Day One of our 20 Days of Christmas promotion and today we have put together a special bonus for you. Get our ever popular Procion Dye Starter Kit along with a skein of gorgeous undyed sock yarn both at a discount of 20% against our regular selling price. Your dyes will go much further than one skein so as an extra bonus we are offering you the chance to add some additional skeins of yarn to your order at the same great 20% saving! Each skein is a full 100g which is enough for a pair of socks and we’ve even given you four different yarns to choose from! Click on the name of the yarn below to open an image of it


75% merino 25% nylon superwash sock (4ply) 100g

50% merino 50% tencel superwash sock (4ply) 100g

100% superwash merino sock (4ply) 100g

75% superwash merino 25% nylon high twist sock yarn (4 ply) 100g


Remember this offer will only last for up to 24 hours while stocks last (so don’t delay or you might miss out!). To take advantage of the special price you must purchase the product from this page – if you use the regular product page you will be charged full price.

Our easy to use fibre reactive (procion mx) dye starter kit comes with all you need to get started on your hand-dyeing adventures!

Suitable for hand-dyeing all animal (protein) and plant (cellulose) fibres,  including wool, alpaca, cotton, linen, silk and nylon. Our procion mx fibre reactive dyes require only a mild acid for animal fibres (we include citric acid in the kit) and heat to fix the colour to the fibre. For plant fibres we include sodium carbonate in the kit to fix the dyes (no heat required).

Our starter kit includes:

  • 3 x 10g pots of Hue & Dye fibre reactive (procion mx) dye (your choice of colours from our range)
  • 125g citric acid
  • 125g sodium carbonate
  • Accessory pack of gloves and measuring spoon
  • Comprehensive instruction booklet written by Debbie Tomkies

Our hand-dyeing starter kit contains enough citric acid and sodium carbonate to fix 500g dry weight of animal-fibre goods and 500g plant fibres. The dyes will dye around to 3kg to a medium shade. You can buy extra citric acid, sodium carbonate or individual dye pots to extend the fun!

  • 0.1g Dye will dye 100g goods to a pastel shade
  • 1g Dye will dye 100g goods to a medium shade
  • 2-4g Dye will dye 100g goods to a deep shade (4g for deep red and full black)

Uses: Hue & Dye procion mx fibre reactive dyes are ideal for immersion, low-water immersion, dip-dye, handpaint, sprinkle and speckle, veil and ombre dyeing. You can also thicken procion mx dyes with manutex for printing and stamping etc. They will work on yarn, fibre, fleece, silk hankies and caps, roving, fabric and more.

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