iLovetoCreate® Decked in Holiday Colors T-Shirt

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by Pattie Donham Wilkinson & Lauri Eaton, iLovetoCreate®

iLovetoCreate® Decked in Holiday Colors T-Shirt

Traditional red and green is the focus of the iLovetoCreate® Decked in Holiday Colors T-Shirt. It’s easy to make and fun to wear when you use the bright colors from the Tulip® One-Step Tie-Dye™ Rainbow Kit!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:45 minutes

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include neither the time it will take to wash shirt, the drying time of the dye nor the drying of the shirt near the end of his project. Wash t-shirt without fabric softener and do not dry.
  • 2
    Cover work surface with plastic table cover. Lay damp t-shirt on work surface.
  • 3
    Starting at bottom of shirt, pleat upward in small pleats until entire shirt is horizontally folded.
  • 4
    Use rubber bands from kit to tightly bind shirt on both sides of neckline. Bind again approximately 2 inch out from first bands. Bind again at sleeve seams.
  • 5
    Apply Red dye to center portion of shirt, keeping dye away from small-banded sections.
  • 6
    Apply Green dye to banded sleeve areas, keeping dye away from the small-banded sections. Cover with plastic table cover and let set 6 to 8 hours.
  • 7
    Rinse T-shirt under cold running water until water runs clear to remove excess dye. Wash t-shirt as instructed in kit.
  • 8
    Remove rubber bands and dry shirt in dryer.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:45 minutes

Project Supplies

  • Gildan® T-Shirt White (100% Cotton) Sized to Fit Person Wearing Shirt
  • Tulip® One-Step Tie-Dye Kit® Rainbow 104768716
  • Tulip® Surface Cover 104514560 or Disposable Plastic Table Cover
  • Laundry Detergent (detergent must not have fabric softener in it)
  • Washer and Dryer
  • Rubber Bands