With one Drop of a Lemon

Chinchero, Peru

Peru - Kat3 207With one drop of a lemon, the blood red pigment that is the real blood of a cacti worm, infuses immediately with the acidic liquid to become an intense fiery orange.  This naturally created color can be used to dye materials such as wool or alpaca, as well as for makeup applications such as lipstick and blush.

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About katrinamauro

Landlord in Brooklyn, antique rug dealer, food & travel junkie who loves to experience new cultures and customs. On a mission to do big things.
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  1. Pingback: Weaving Demonstrations in Chinchero | DOTS.connected

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