HOW TO TIE DYE
Get the basics on how to tie dye like a pro with these tips for tie-dye success on almost any fabric item!
For best results, please read all instructions before beginning project. Refer to photo/video for color and design placement.
What do you need:
Create Basics® Tie Dye Kit of your choice
White 100% cotton T-shirt
Disposable plastic table cover
Sealable plastic bag
Prepare your dye. Mix dyes with water according to instructions.
Wash T-shirt without fabric softener and leave damp.
Protect your work surface with a plastic table cover.
Lay the damp shirt flat on your covered work surface.
Pinch the fabric in the center of where you would like your spiral to be, then twist the fabric until all of it is in a spiral shape
Secure the spiraled fabric by crisscrossing rubber bands around it.
Apply dyes as desired. Flip the bound fabric over and apply dyes in the same pattern as the other side.
Cover with plastic or place in a sealable plastic bag to keep damp for 6 to 8 hours while the dye sets.
Rinse and wash according to kit instructions.
Reveal your design and enjoy!