Salvadoran seamstresses sew indigo-dyed tote bags on the sewing machines in an artisanal clothing workshop in Santiago Nonualco, El Salvador, 6 April 2018. For centuries, indigo, a natural deep blue dye extracted from the leaves of tropical plants, has been known to the native indigenous inhabitants of Central America. Nowadays, a growing demand for handmade, nature-based products has has permitted the emergence of various clothing workshops and cooperatives. Employing traditional design...more »
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Date > 7 Apr 2018
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