Time Required :
15 minutes or less
Intermediate
Intermediate
You're somewhat experienced with the skills necessary to complete this project, but you haven't mastered all the elements, yet.

bull's-eye tie-dye technique tote bag

Your kids will love this funky tie dye craft.
Step 1
Pre-wash fabric without fabric softener. Do not dry.
Step 2
Cover work surface with plastic table cover. Lay damp fabric flat on work surface.
Step 3
Decide where you want the center of bull's-eye to be on the fabric. Pinch fabric and pull up in tube shape.  Place rubber band about 1" from the top, and continue banding every 2-3" along length of fabric.
Step 4
Prepare dye following package instructions. 
Step 5
Apply dye colors between banded sections.  Cover fabric with plastic table cover. Let set 6-8 hours.
Step 6
Rinse fabric in warm water until water runs clear. Remove rubber bands.
Step 7
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 for the first few washes.
Step 8
Share your project photos with #MakeItWithMichaels  
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