It is important to let a newly tie-dyed shirt soak for at least one hour before washing it. It is even better to let it sit for a 24-hour period. Keep it in a warm and moist place, such as a plastic bag.
To tie-dye, fold or twist a t-shirt or other 100-percent cotton item, and secure it with rubber bands or string. Dip the fabric in dye, or apply the dye with squeeze bottles. Including washing, the tie-dye process takes ...
To wash tie dye, rinse the item in fresh cold water several times, until the water runs clear. Never wash fresh tie dye with light-colored items, and make sure the dye has completely set before washing a tye-dyed piece i...
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