3-Color Ombré Altered T-shirt

3-Color Ombré Altered T-shirt

Crafting Time:
  • 3-5 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Intermediate
Project Courtesy of: iLoveToCreate

Additional Information



  • Tulip® One Step Tie-Dye Kit® Ice Cream Shoppe  
  • White 100% cotton T-shirt
  • Large paintbrush
  • Bowls for dye colors
  • Large water bowl
  • Disposable plastic table cover
  • Scissors


  1. Wash shirt and leave damp.  Lay out flat and smooth out wrinkles.
  2. Mix desired dye colors and pour each into a bowl.  Colors used here are Strawberry, Bubblegum, and Raspberry.  Fill water bowl and have ready on work surface.
  3. Dip paintbrush into first color and brush onto hem of shirt, blending upward.  Brush on more dye or water as needed to blend color.
  4. Rinse brush and apply second color to midsection of shirt, blending into first color and also upward, adding more dye or water as needed to blend color.
  5. Rinse brush and apply third color to shoulders of shirt, and blend downward into middle color.  Add additional dye or water as needed to blend colors.
  6. Allow shirt to set over night or for time suggested in package instructions.
  7. Rinse shirt under running water to remove excess dye. Wash and dry shirt as fabric requires.
  8. Use scissors to alter shirt as desired.