iLovetoCreate Peace and Love Color Me T-Shirt

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by Lauri Eaton, iLovetoCreate

iLovetoCreate Peace and Love Color Me T-Shirt

Make this t-shirt all your own with tie-dye!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include time needed to wash t-shirt nor time needed for dye to set.
  • 2
    Wash t-shirt and leave damp. Lay out flat on covered work surface and smooth out wrinkles.
  • 3
    Fold t-shirt in half lengthwise. Draw a half heart shape along fold.
  • 4
    Starting at bottom of heart, pleat fabric along marker line so that the marker forms a straight line along the tops of folds. Secure tightly with rubber band or zip tie.
  • 5
    Secure a second zip tie or rubber band just outside the first.
  • 6
    Mix dyes according to package directions.
  • 7
    Apply Pink to tied heart section, Lime just outside of Pink, then Turquoise. Dye the remainder of t-shirt Pink.
  • 8
    Cover with plastic and allow to set 6-8 hours.
  • 9
    Remove zip ties or rubber bands and rinse t-shirt under running water to remove excess dye.
  • 10
    Wash and dry t-shirt according to fabric requirements.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Color Me T-Shirt Peace and Love sized to fit person wearing it)
  • Tulip One-Step Tie-Dye Kit Bright 104768710
  • Washable Marker
  • Rubber Bands or Zip Ties (see steps 4 and 5)
  • Disposable Plastic Table Cover
  • Additional Plastic (to wrap T-Shirt in while Dye sets)