Avocado Dye Is, Naturally, Millennial Pink

It is fantastic to see the creativity which is necessary when dealing with natural plant dye techniques. Enjoy this DailyFind, love from CW!

María Elena Pombo mines a generation’s favorite fruit for something other than guacamole or a toast topping. To make natural dye from avocados, all you need are the pits. Those golden-brown seeds, so slippery when first removed, contain a milky, tannin-rich liquid that blooms into a startling red ink when simmered in water. […]

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