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Boil avocado skins to make a beautiful vintage dusty rose colored dye for fabrics, lace, paper...etc.   Who knew?!

Boil avocado skins to make a beautiful vintage dusty rose colored dye for fabrics, lace, paper.etc. I am going to try this and see what happens:) Dusty rose is a color I love, and I adore avacados!

// Avocado ~ Boil the skins and pit and soak cloth overnight ~ turns white fabric pink.

via Gerdiary: More Pink--Avocado ~ Boil the skins and pit and soak cloth overnight ~ turns white fabric pink.

Dye fabric using stuff you already have: Soak fabric in warm water until completely wet. In a pot, add 4 c. water, 1 c. vinegar & 1 small bottle of food coloring. Mix colors to get more color options. After mixing, place on stove on high. Put fabric in pot & move it around to make sure it gets wet.  Put a lid on it & boil for 5 min. Rinse fabric under cold water. Hang to dry.

dye fabric using 1 cup vinegar regular food coloring in a boiling water for 5 min.

how to make rit dye permanent-boil water/dye and add either vinegar or salt depending on fabric type

how to make rit dye permanent-boil water/dye and add either vinegar or salt depending on fabric type

Rust - You can achieve batik-like effects and wonderful color shifts by over dyeing colored fabrics.

Rust Dyeing Fabric by Maggie Howe. You can achieve batik-like effects and wonderful color shifts by over dyeing colored fabrics. Learn how to rust dye to create unique designs on fabric using rusty objects.

The same basil, Ocimum basilicum, that flavors your salads can also produce a nice purplish grey dye bath. Different types of basil can produce different shades. Gather the leaves and stems and boil with water to extract the color.

Make Your Own Organic Natural Purple Fabric Dyes

Draw with colored sharpies and spray with rubbing alcohol!!

DIY ~ Pillow Love with Sharpie & Alcohol! Just draw in Sharpies and spray with rubbing alcohol! Decor tip pillows gift idea

How To Dye Fabric Quick And Rough Shibori Style - Use Eco-dye Techniques - Artist India Flint

How To Dye Fabric Quick And Rough Shibori Style - Use Eco-dye Techniques - Artist India Flint by angelita

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