Ombré Tie Dye Technique T-shirt
ITEM # 0978996P110
Ombré Tie Dye Technique T-shirt
ITEM # 0978996P110


  • Tulip® One-Step Tie-Dye
    • Red
  • T-shirt, white 100% cotton
  • Plastic tablecloth
  • Paper Towels
  • Paintbrush
  • Bowl
  1. Wash T-shirt to remove sizing. Do not use fabric softener.
  2. Cover work surface with plastic. Lay damp shirt out flat on prepared surface, smooth flat with hands.
  3. Wearing rubber gloves, add water to all dye bottles to lines indicated on bottles. Replace caps tightly and shake until dye is dissolved.
  4. Squeezing dye from bottle apply dye along bottom edge of t-shirt.
  5. Use a large wet paintbrush to brush dye upward on fabric.
  6. Dip paintbrush in water and brush along edge of dye, pulling color upward to create a gradation of the original color.  
  7. Cover shirt with plastic table cover and let set 6-8 hours.
  8. Rinse well with water until excess dye is removed.  Fill washer to “large load” setting with hottest water suitable for fabric and a small amount of laundry soap.  Wash and dry separately.  
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