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Bold contrasting colors accentuate this T-shirt’s style! Use zip ties for great separation and a totally cool tee.
Craft Time: 60+ minutes
Uses Recycled Items: No
 
 
 
 
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Material List

  • Tulip® One-Step Dye – Black and Turquoise
  • T-Shirt, 100% Cotton – White
  • Plastic Tablecloth
  • Zip Ties
 

Project Instructions

Step 1 Wash shirt in washing machine without fabric softener. Do not dry.

Step 2 Cover work surface with plastic table cover.

Step 3 Lay out damp T-shirt on covered work surface.

Step 4 Starting at the bottom of shirt, fold into small pleats approximately 1" wide until entire shirt is pleated horizontally.

Step 5 Tightly secure a zip tie on each side of T-shirt neckline.

Step 6 Mix turquoise and black dyes according to package instructions.

Step 7 Apply black to center portion of T-shirt, stopping approximately 1" from zip ties.

Step 8 Apply turquoise to each sleeve portion of T-shirt, stopping approximately 1" from zip ties. Let set six to eight hours.

Step 9 Without removing zip ties, rinse T-shirt in cold water until water runs clear. Wash in washer.

Step 10 Remove zip ties and dry T-shirt in dryer.

Tips

Pull zip ties tight with a pair of pliers for crisper tie-dye pattern.

Craft Notes

Crafted for Michaels by Suzie Shinseki courtesy of iLoveToCreate®.