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"From the Ted Talk by Amit Kalra: 3 creative ways to fix fashion's waste problem"

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But what if we were able to use something different? What if we were able to use something that we all have in our kitchen cabinets at home to dye our clothes? What if we were able to use specis and herbs to dye our clothes? There's countless food options that would allow for us to stain mtaeiarl, but these stains change color over time. This would be pretty different than the clothes that were dyed harshly with chemicals that we're used to. But dyeing clothes nluartlay this way would allow for us to make sure they're more uuniqe and environmentally friendlier. Let's think about it.

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But what if we were able to use something different? What if we were able to use something that we all have in our kitchen cabinets at home to dye our clothes? What if we were able to use ______ and herbs to dye our clothes? There's countless food options that would allow for us to stain ________, but these stains change color over time. This would be pretty different than the clothes that were dyed harshly with chemicals that we're used to. But dyeing clothes _________ this way would allow for us to make sure they're more ______ and environmentally friendlier. Let's think about it.

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  1. spices
  2. unique
  3. naturally
  4. material

Original Text

But what if we were able to use something different? What if we were able to use something that we all have in our kitchen cabinets at home to dye our clothes? What if we were able to use spices and herbs to dye our clothes? There's countless food options that would allow for us to stain material, but these stains change color over time. This would be pretty different than the clothes that were dyed harshly with chemicals that we're used to. But dyeing clothes naturally this way would allow for us to make sure they're more unique and environmentally friendlier. Let's think about it.

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thrift store 3
thrift stores 3
design clothes 3

Important Words

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  10. environmentally
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  12. friendlier
  13. harshly
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  15. home
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  17. material
  18. naturally
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  21. spices
  22. stain
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  25. unique