I read on-line that Kool-Aid does a better job on animal based-fibers. I haven't tried this technique with plant-based fibers but if my cotton t-shirt proves anything, Kool-Aid will dye the crap out of whatever you have.
|Pictured above: The gloves I should have been wearing|
Take my advice and please use your gloves. I wasn't wearing mine when I mixed the powder with some water and ended up with bright red, green and blue spots on my skin.
Check out what I made with my Kool-Aid yarn:
|The Entangled Stitches pattern I converted to fingerless mitts|