Rope Dye Crafted Goods
Glossary

Colour Fast

The level of attachment of dye to the garment. Indigo is commonly used to dye denim because of its low colour fastness – it is intended to fade. The contact of the garment with water and exposure to sunlight often results in loss of the colour.

Source: Nouvelle de Nîmes Nº 5: The Denim Dictionary

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