Avocado dyeing

Learn how to use avocado pits and skins to create beautiful natural dyes for fabric. Discover unique techniques and ideas to add a touch of eco-friendly color to your textiles.
Jamie Young - Natural Dye Educator on Instagram: "✨Bundle dyeing✨ with Flowers & Food Waste 🌸🌿  👉🏼✨ Comment BUNDLE & I’ll send you a ✨free✨ bundle dyeing tutorial! 🦋  Bundle dyeing is an easy technique that yields beautiful results. ✨ If you’re new to natural dyeing, food waste dyes are a budget friendly, low pressure way to begin experimenting. It’s also the ideal natural dye project to do with kids! I worked with yellow onion skins, marigolds, & avocados for this project. 🧅🥑💕  Some of the best (most colorfast) food waste dyes include avocado pits & skins 💗, pomegranate peel☀️🌿, onion skins🧡, & carrot tops. 🥕  This scarf was mordanted with mineral salts to help the dyes form an insoluble bond with the fiber. This step is vital for color uptake and longevity. If you’d like to l Patchwork, Avocado, Fabric Dyeing Techniques, Eco Dyeing, Avocado Dyeing, Fabric Dyeing Techniques Tutorials, Dyeing Techniques, Natural Dyeing Techniques, Dyeing Tutorials

Jamie Young - Natural Dye Educator on Instagram: "✨Bundle dyeing✨ with Flowers & Food Waste 🌸🌿 👉🏼✨ Comment BUNDLE & I’ll send you a ✨free✨ bundle dyeing tutorial! 🦋 Bundle dyeing is an easy technique that yields beautiful results. ✨ If you’re new to natural dyeing, food waste dyes are a budget friendly, low pressure way to begin experimenting. It’s also the ideal natural dye project to do with kids! I worked with yellow onion skins, marigolds, & avocados for this project. 🧅🥑💕 Some…

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Andrea Miller

Your 15 Step Guide to Dyeing Fabric with Avocado Pits and Skins Join me as I carefully walk you through the exact step by step process that I use to avocado dye garments for my slow fashion brand. Avocados: delicious, nutritious, and… pigment dense? (Just when you think you know a guy, am I right.) It’s true, this superfood has in fact proved itself to be the super-est food of all with this hot new, post-toast party trick. I am of course referring to the avo’s ability to dye textiles a…

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Danielle