Cosmic Cool Boho Top
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Cosmic Cool Boho Top

Create a cosmically cool top that’s bursting with color! Rubber band flat marbles and splash on dyes from the Tulip® Primary One-Step Tie-Dye Kit™ for a look that’s an interplanetary success! Designed by Cheryl Ball, courtesy of
Craft Time: 60+ minutes
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Material List

  • Tulip® One-Step Tie-Dye Kits™- Primary
  • White Shirt - 100% Cotton
  • Plastic Tablecloth
  • Large Flat Glass Marbles
  • Scissors

Project Instructions

Step: 1

For best results, please read all instructions before beginning project. Refer to photo for color and design placement.

Step: 2

Cover work surface with plastic tablecloth.

Step: 3

Wash shirt in washer to remove sizing; do not use fabric softener. Place on covered work surface and smooth flat.

Step: 4

Place a marble inside shirt on bottom half and rubber band tightly in place. Place desired amount of marbles along hem and bottom half of shirt and rubber band.

Step: 5

Pinch fabric together about 3” or so above marble closest to the middle of shirt then tightly rubber band. Add another rubber band just under sleeves.

Step: 6

Wearing gloves from dye box, fill bottles of dye with water to indicated line then shake until thoroughly mixed.

Step: 7

Squeeze Blue onto fabric around marbles, Yellow onto the middle section and Red onto the top section.

Step: 8

Let sit 4 to 6 hours then carefully cut off rubber bands and remove marbles. Wash in washer with small amount of laundry soap and dry in dryer.


Refer to photo to complete project.

Follow manufacturer's directions for all products used.-