The dyes we use

In Khadi Oaxaca we want our clothes to be chemical free, and that includes both the dyes and the cotton.   

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yellow

Local wild marigold is the plant used to dye the fabrics in yellow. This plant is harvested in summer and is used fresh.

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blue

We use indigo from the Istmo region to dye our thread in blue color.

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cafe

The brown color, called café is obtained from oak bark collected in the woods in the Sierra Sur.

 pink

pink

And we use cochineal to obtain the pink color.