Restyle, Tie and Dye

Tie & Dye Shirt

Hi Friends,
My today’s post is not a tutorial,i am going to share one of  my textile design based creation ,its a tie & dye post,have you remembered my previous tie & dye work??
If you want to check my tie & dye archives,check these interesting posts,

I hope you will like these above mentioned posts,
I like tie & dye techniques,its one of my favorite DIY because when i saw its final result after dye i always feel good..see my effort now :)

Tie & Dye Shirt

Tie & Dye Shirt

I am sorry i was unable to catch any model or dummy for this.. i was searching for any model,i request my brother but he said straightly; sorry its a girly type shirt & i will not like to wear this..plzz!!
i said take my pic for this & he said another hard thing..you know what?he said; you will appear first time at your blog & In “THIS” boring big shirt??oops..whats the matter..it will not look good at you!!(actually this shirt is a standard sized shirt,not fit on me..)
So finally i thought to post these pics “as it is”i Hope you will bear my fault :)

Tie & Dye Shirt

Tie & Dye Shirt

It is the back side of the shirt..i make vertical lines & then its diagonal lines at front side of the shirt.i use marbling technique for the arms,have a look at the arms design,

Tie & Dye Shirt

Tie & Dye Shirt

I always love the thread impression on cloth in tie n dye..kinda cool..hmmm

Tie & Dye Shirt

Tie & Dye Shirt

The Process
When i was doing textile designing,we study the typical methods of tie & dye..its not an easy technique basically,i will like to share my experience here,so check its process
  •  I wash & shrink the white cotton fabric
  • I went to a tailor’s shop & order him just for cutting the fabric first,after i dye these cuttings,he stitch the shirt 
  • I make some pleats on fabric pieces & then fold,wrap & knot all these tightly,with 2 inches gap.
  • then i cook the blue color with adding some chemicals
  • after cooking well i add the tied & knotted fabric into it
  • I cook it almost for half an hour
  • then i place the fabric pieces under water pressure in sink so the extra color will release.
  • Then i anxiously wait until these pieces dry,
  • I reveal the mystery(threads) & then i saw the final result..wohoo..it was fine..perfect as i desire!
  • after pressing the pieces i forward these to tailor & he make the dyed scrap into a smart shirt..

 Well its completed now..(without model)
I hope you will like my creation,if you want to see any tie & dye tutorial i will try to make any one for you.I am thinking about making a tie & dye cotton shirt for summer with this technique..may be after exams i will do it,lots n lots of things have been postponed due to my exams..oops..what to do now!!!!
Well Take Care Sweeties..

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47 Comments

  • Reply {nifty thrifty things} June 11, 2011 at 8:51 pm

    Thank you so much for linking this up to {nifty thrifty things} last week!
    I hope to see you again tomorrow! ;)
    xoxo,
    Vanessa

  • Reply Becolorful June 12, 2011 at 8:49 pm

    this is incredible. I know the readers will love it and I am so glad you shared it on Motivated Monday at BeColorful
    Pam

  • Reply Handy Man, Crafty Woman June 13, 2011 at 3:02 am

    This looks great! Thanks for stopping by to add this to our Wicked Awesome Wednesday party!

  • Reply Patricia Torres June 13, 2011 at 5:00 pm

    oh wow!! You’ve done that beautifully.. Its simply gorgeous!

  • Reply CREATIVE MIND June 15, 2011 at 5:46 pm

    TSWL:
    Thanks honey for the lovely words,actually i always try to manage my time for my hobbies..its relaxing for me basically :)

    Mindie;
    Thanks dear,i will definitely add :)

    Christine;
    oh yes,my brother is unexpected amazing boy,thanks for admiring

    Vanessa;
    Thanks my dear :)

    Pam;
    Thanksssss honey,so nice of youuuu!!

    Crafty women;
    Patrica;
    thanks my sweet friends,i admire your lovely words,

  • Reply Kelly June 29, 2011 at 1:20 pm

    I featured you for my link party Eat, Grow, Sew over at my blog Blue Bird Sews! Thanks for linking up your great upcycle ideas!

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