Resist and Drape Tie Dye Techniques

Resist and Drape Tie Dye Techniques

Use these special tie-dye techniques from I Love to Create to create a unique result on your fabric. Dots of glue help create the interesting design in this tie-dye technique.

 

Before beginning any tie-dye craft project, read the instructions for the Tulip One-Step Fashion Dye or Tulip Permanent Fabric Dye.  Refer back to them for standard steps with using dye.

 

Glue Dots for Tie-Dye Technique Squeeze dots


Prewash fabric to remove sizing. Do not use fabric softener or dryer sheets. Cover work surface with a plastic tablecloth. Squeeze dots of Aleene’s® Clear Gel Tacky Glue onto silk scarf. Let dots dry.

Draping 2 Spray dye


Mix Tulip® One-Step Fashion Dye and apply spray nozzle to bottle. Lightly spray over scarf. Let dry.

Draping 3 Drape scarf


Fold dry scarf in half and drape scarf holding at center point. Wear gloves or protect your hand and arm with plastic.

Draping 4 Spray scarf


Spray draped scarf with full strength dye. Spray over protected area.

Cover fabric with plastic. Let set 4 to 6 hours. Fill washer to large load setting with hottest water suitable for fabric and a small amount of non-bleach laundry detergent. Wash and dry separately.

 

Your Recently Viewed Projects

Leave a Comment

Rate

Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!

yes deffinately need more illustration. a little frustrating to not be able to see it finished

Please show the finished project. It is hard to imagine what turns out.

Close

Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Join our community of 5 million crafters!

Thank You for Signing Up!
There was an issue signing you up. Please check your email address, and try again.

More from "Tie-Dye"

 

 

Close Window
Close Window
Get Our FREE Newsletter and Occasional Special Offers

Privacy Policy