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The chirilla seed works well in the production of jewelry as it can be dyed in a wide range of colors. Seeds must be collected at the perfect moment-- while they are still attached to the plant, but after they have begun to dry. The dark skin of the seed is removed in a tumbler filled with sandy water (which acts as a natural abrasive). Seeds are then drilled and submerged into boiling dye. After two days of drying time, seeds are finally ready to be made into playful jewelry.
UPC Code: 732919478198
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SapiaSapia works to develop the artisan-based handicraft sector in Colombia, reaching out to other artisan groups in rural areas of the country. Read more.
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