Posts tagged Fabric Dying
Ombre Scarf Tutorial

Three of my sisters have birthdays this month and next.  Three in a row is a lot of female gift giving, but it's my favorite kind of gift giving because women are so much easier than dudes to buy/ make gifts for.  We all love getting pretty accessories and can never have too much jewelry, bags, scarves, etc.  This ombre dyed scarf makes a great gift and is a an easy way to get started in the art of tie-dying.  I made one for each sister and figured that, while I was at it, I deserved a cute gift as well.  This project doesn't require much knowledge about tie-dying and it is fairly easy to construct.  Follow my simple tutorial below to make one for yourself or to give as a gift.

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Tie-Dyed and Appliquéd Onesies

I made this set of Onesies for a very special friend of mine who is about to have a baby boy.  I started with some washed Onesies (it’s important to wash them in order to get the sizing out so the dye will adhere).  To make the geometric dye pattern, wrap the Onesies around a paint stir stick (free at most hardware stores) and clip binder clips on the edges. After the Onesies are bound, soak them with water and set them aside.

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