iLovetoCreate Carousel Bullseye Technique T-Shirt

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by iLovetoCreate Design Team

iLovetoCreate Carousel Bullseye Technique T-Shirt

Color a t-shirt (or any type of fabric) in a few simple steps. It’s easy as pie, or should we say, easy as “dye”!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include neither the washing of the t-shirt (or other fabric) nor the time for the colors to set.
  • 2
    Prewash t-shirt without fabric softener. Do not dry.
  • 3
    Cover work surface with plastic table cover. Lay damp t-shirt (or other fabric) flat on work surface.
  • 4
    Decide where you want the center of bullseye to be on the t-shirt (or other fabric). Pinch and pull up in tube shape.
  • 5
    Place rubber band about 1 inch from the top and slightly off center, continue banding every 2 to 3 inch along length of t-shirt (or other fabric).
  • 6
    Prepare dye following package instructions (choose your favorite color(s).
  • 7
    Apply dye colors between banded sections and to rest of t-shirt (or other fabric).
  • 8
    Cover t-shirt (or other fabric) with plastic table cover. Let set 6-8 hours. 
  • 9
    Rinse t-shirt (or other fabric) in warm water until water runs clear. Remove rubber bands.
  • 10
    Fill washer to large load setting with hottest water suitable for t-shirt (or other fabric) and a small amount of non-bleach laundry detergent. Wash and dry separately for the first few washes.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Tulip One-Step Dye Kit Carousel 104768722
  • Gildan 100% Cotton T-Shirt White (or other Fabric (Sized to Fit Person Wearing It)
  • Plastic Table Cover
  • Non-Bleach Laundry Detergent
  • Laundry Detergent Without Fabric Softener
  • Clothes Washer