iLoveToCreate® Twice as Nice T-shirt

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by Allee Marderosian, iLoveToCreate®

iLoveToCreate® Twice as Nice T-shirt

Get twice the fun of tie dye on one tee! Two bulls-eyes are always better than one ... Get the look with rubber bands and splashes of color from the Ultimate Tulip® One-Step Tie-Dye Kit™.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Please read all instructions before beginning project. Refer to photo for color and design placement.
  • 2
    Prewash shirt before dyeing; do not use fabric softener. Wet shirt; squeeze out excess water so it is just damp, not dripping wet.
  • 3
    Cover work surface with Surface Cover. Lay damp shirt on prepared surface.
  • 4
    On front side of shirt, pull fabric into a tube shape and wrap a rubber band about 2" in from tip. Wrap another rubber band 1" below first. Repeat twice more, keeping 1" of space in between each rubber band.
  • 5
    Repeat step on back of shirt.
  • 6
    Wearing gloves from kit, add water to all dye bottles to line indicated on each bottle. Replace caps and shake until dye is thoroughly mixed.
  • 7
    Squeeze Yellow onto the tip of each tube shape on front and back of shirt, followed by Lime in the next section and Turquoise in the third.
  • 8
    Squeeze Pink along the sleeves and shoulders and on the bottom of shirt. Add Purple to the last rubber-banded section on each side and to the remaining white portions of shirt, allowing the color to bleed into the Pink.
  • 9
    Cover shirt with Surface Cover to keep damp and let set 6 to 8 hours or longer for most intense colors.
  • 10
    Rinse in warm running water until runoff is clear, removing rubber bands at this time. Wash shirt separately

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Tulip® One-Step Tie-Dye Kit™ Ultimate 104136913
  • Tulip® Surface Cover 104514560
  • Gildan® T-shirt
  • white (100% Cotton)