How Do You Make Tie Dye T-Shirts?
Tie dyed T-shirts have been a popular clothing item since the 1960s. Making tie dyed T-shirts can be a fun activity at a pre-teen party or a family activity that can bring out the creativity of everyone who participates. You can use any light colored T-shirt and your own choice of colors to make a tie dyed shirt that everyone will admire. Wash and dry the T-shirt if it is brand new. This will get the stiffness out of the fabric, which will allow the dye to penetrate and evenly color the material. Pull up sections of the T-shirt, twist each section and secure the twist with a rubber band or string. A rubber band will leave a larger section of the shirt the original color, while string will leave little or no areas of original fabric color. Prepare the dye. If using liquid dyes, pour the dye into a glass or ceramic bowl. If using powdered dye, fill a bowl approximately half full and stir in the powder until the desired color is achieved. Dip each twisted section of the T-shirt into the f
It is so interesting, thanks a lot for sharing it! As for me, I really like to make some cool personalized short sleeve polo shirts a lot, and I often use a specialized service for this purpose. But tie-dye is a really interesting and unique technique which I would like to try one day too. Thanks for the cool info!