We dye our clothings using remedial herbs gathered from the Guatemalan Highlands, where our cloths are made, such as guayaba, encino, sacatinta, pericon and more.
These plants provide holistic benefits to the skin, body and spirit, we only use it because we believe what you dress is what you are, and keep the contact with the plant is a daily holistic pratice in your body merging the cromotherapy and vibrational benefit .

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plant Dyes©

15 dry
13 organic compost 1
18 put to dry
03 platas sembradas
05 jardin hecho
07 DRY ROOM
16, put to dry
06 DRY ROOM
17 dry room
19 waiting

The Healing Colors of Plants

pericon

Tagetes lucida Cav.

Sweetscented marigold wasu sed by the Aztecs in a ritual incense known as Yauhtli. This plant is also used by the Huichol, mixed with Nicotina rustica, for its claimed psychotropic & entheogenic effects. The leaves & whole plant are digestive, diuretic, febrifuge, hypotensive, narcotic, sedative & stimulant, anaesthetic & hallucinogenic.

coconut

Cocos nucifera

Antifungal and antimicrobial treatment, candidiasis, psoriasis, sores, skin burns, sunburns, toothache, sore throat and ulcers. immune system. Antioxidant and anti-cancer

MANGO

Mangifera indica L.

Rich in vitamins C, B and A, antioxidant properties, Treating Diabetes, Lower Blood Pressure, Treats Restlessness, Gall & Kidney Stones, Respiratory Problems, Dysenterym,Ear Aches, stomach tonic

jaboncillo

Sapindus saponaria

An excelent arthritis remedy, relieve itching, diuretic,  astringent, tonic, Anti-inflammatory analgesic, Anti-rheumatic

wild sage

Lantana camara

also known as big-sage, wild-sage, red-sage, white-sage. Lantana leaves can display antimicrobial, fungicidal & insecticidal properties

Diarrhea Parasites Antibiotic, Antispasmodic, Abdominal pain Diaphoretic, Digestive, Expectorant, Sedative

caoba

Swietenia mahagoni

Anticancer,  antidiabetic antiseptic, astringent and febrifuge, diarrhoea and dysentery, source of vitamins and iron,

indigo

Indigofera tinctoria

The indigo dyed fabric is also sedative and calming. It is said to promote intuition, useful in controlling bleeding and abscesses.  It is effective in eliminating toxic substance, dispelling heat and dampness, diminishing inflammation and swelling, relieving pain and itching. It also has antifungal, anticancer and antibacterial effects

sacatinta

Justicia spicigera 

Dysentery, diarrhea, Muscle Acanthaceae L vomit, stomachache and anticancer , Antibacterial