To dye a carnacion.

Take purper that is drie, and lay it to soke a night in pisse, then take you cloth that is allomed and drie, & put it therein, but yee shall seeth the purper twise in faire water, then set another fatte by the fire, and let it seeth, and therein yee shall first put your cloth, and then all weate, put it into your dye, till it be faire ynough.

Citation Type  Fabric Dye Recipe
Citation Year 1602