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Stroll through your local market’s produce section and load up on fresh berries and greens. No, we’re not tossing a salad… or even juicing. We’re coloring our world with plants! The vibrant yellows, purples, oranges, and pinks that give our favorite fruits and veggies their phytonutrients are also potent pigments. Natural dyes are environmentally friendly, easy to make, and produce stunning, unique results. If you’ve ever cooked with turmeric or peeled a pomegranate in a white shirt, you know exactly what we mean! So before you compost those colorful scraps, we’ve got a DIY you’ll be “dying” to try…

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