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Wool Dyes

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Wool is a fiber made from the hair of sheep. Other animal hair fibers, such as angora, mohair, cashmere, and camel’s hair, are in most respects dyed the same as wool. All animal fibers are made of a class of chemicals known as protein.

Proteins are made out of different combinations of the twenty essential amino acids. They are more complex than cellulose, which is made out of repeating units of a sugar, glucose, and thus there are more ways in which different dye chemicals can attach to them. There are, therefore, many more different substances which can be used to dye protein fibers.

Balls of Colorful Yarn (cotton, wool & synthetic fibers)