dyeforindigo

THE PROCESS

I founded Dyeforindigo in 2016, a Gothenburg based indigostudio offering natural indigodyeing, workshops and lectures.


I work only with natural ingredients and focusing

on the ancient dyeing, resist and mendingtechniques like shibori and sashiko.


If you are an artist or designer or a brand, and would like to commission us with dyeing fabric or yarn, get in touch.


I am offering dyeing service for all types of natural fibers.


/Johan Åberg, Gothenburg, Oct 2020 



After nearly 20 years in the fashionindustry I had seen enough of huge quantities, poor quality and opended a vintage store named Göteborg Vintage in 2014.

I used all my experience and created a meeting place where the focus was on craftmanship, quality and unique pieces of clothing.

Vintage denim, workwear, army surplus and local brands.

In other words: far far away from the fashion industry I left behind.

While working in the store I went deeper into the rabbit hole of textile craftsmanship. Here I found my answer to how I could express myself and my lifelong interest: indigo.


In 2016 I founded Dyeforindigo and today I am hosting workshops in indigodyeing and sashikomending, lectures and different collaborations, all focusing on suistanable and traditional techniques.


Read more:

http://indigoveins.com/dye-for-indigo-interview-with-johan-aberg/


https://www.instagram.com/goteborgvintage/





ABOUT

GET IN TOUCH

Would you like to organize a private event?

Would you like to write about DFI?

Or maybe have a collaboration idea?


Contact me 



OPEN STUDIO

The studio is located in Majorna, Gothenburg, Sweden.


You can visit at Ekedalsgatan 18, 41466 Gothenburg

usually Mon, wed, thu.

Please make an appointment if you want to make sure I'm here. 




CONTACT

Johan Åberg