Recently there has been a trend of uniquely died colorful shirts with amazing patterns. This is called a tie dye shirt and you can create one yourself. It is a fun activity for a weekend that can help your bond with your kids. You can create the same pattern for your whole family or different for everyone. If you want to make one, here is an overview of the steps involved.
- First of all you need to gather your supplies. You will need the colorful dyes, some rubber bands and gloves. You can either buy the stuff separately or simply buy a tie dye kit. The kit will consist of all the supplies and a guide to help you out. One kit is enough to dye 5 to 6 shirts. So, buy as many kits as you want to complete the whole project.
- Besides the supplies you will also need the shirts you are going to tie dye. These should plain white preferably cotton shirts. You should also get some garbage bags to keep your workplace covered. If your drop or skill the dye it will not come off easily.
- You will have to fold the shirt in different ways to get the pattern. You can know more about that one a detailed guide for making tie dye shirt. Then you use rubber bands to keep the shirt folded in that way and dye them. You just need to dry the shirts and wear them if all went as planned.