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How to Tie-Dye a Shirt: 11 Colorful Tie-Dye Designs

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Find out how to tie-dye a shirt to fit your psychedelic tastes. Our 11 Colorful Tie-Dye Designs divvies up daring tie-dye approaches and techniques by color and shape. This chromatic and shapely conceptualization is sure to aid when you learn how to tie-dye a shirt. Here you'll find 11 ways to tie-dye that are organized neatly, making your selection process smooth and groovy. Experiment with different tie-dye folding techniques and patterns so that you can wear a design that's outasight. Live and let dye with these happening designs.

How to Tie-Dye a Shirt: 11 Colorful Tie-Dye Designs


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One Color Tie-Dye

Monochromatic tie-dye designs can be just as far-out as a multicolor explosion. These projects teach you how to tie-dye a shirt with just one color. Instead of impressing with all the colors of the rainbow, these shirts rely on their tie-dye designs to make a statement. From sleeveless tops to a regular v-neck, these three ways to tie-dye are definitely test-worthy. Also included in this trio are spiral tie-dye directions that can be used for future tie-dye designs. Take a look at this selection; you may figure out how to tie-dye a shirt that's the right style and color for you. 


How to Tie-Dye a Shirt: 11 Colorful Tie-Dye Designs




Purple Lightning Tie-Dye

Tie-Dye Hurricane Swirl

Bubblegum Tie-Dye Sleeveless Top







Multicolor Tie-Dye Techniques

Tie-dye shirts with color like you never have before with these three multicolor tie-dye techniques. Give colors a chance; you'll love learning how to tie-dye a shirt that looks like the rainbow. Included in these ways to tie-dye are spiral, stacked and bulls-eye techniques, giving you optimal options as you test out tie-dye designs. These different ways to tie-dye shirts not only add colorful pieces to your wardrobe, they also educate you on various tie-dye techniques. You'll no doubt use these mad methods as you go forward in your crafty journey. 


How to Tie-Dye a Shirt: 11 Colorful Tie-Dye Designs




Colorful Tie Dye Shirt

Double Rainbow Dazzle Top

Starfire Explosion Bullseye Tee







Shapely Tie-Dye Designs

Learn how to tie-dye a shirt with patterns like hearts, flowers, and even Captain America's symbol from these selected projects. Your silhouetted shapes will pop against tie-dye backgrounds in these tutorials. Trying out new ways to tie-dye can be eye-opening. For instance, if you're a relative newcomer to tie-dye patterns, chances are you didn't know you could paint with tie-dye; featured here is a chance to learn that and other techniques. It's not everyday that you find out how to tie-dye a shirt with shapes. Don't let the man keep you down; try your hand at these tie-dye designs so that you can wear them loud and proud.


How to Tie-Dye a Shirt: 11 Colorful Tie-Dye Designs




Captain America Tie Dye Tee

Tie Dye Heart Pattern

I Heart Tie Dye Tee

Eco-Centric Tie Dye Top

Flower Tie Dye T Shirt


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