dip-dyed dress

Added Jul 19, 2011

by coleemd

Bay Area, Califo...

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Description

this is a dress i made from a built by wendy simplicity pattern! i made it in white cotton, then i dip-dyed it using teal Rit dye. i ended up dying it twice because it faded a lot after i washed it

Material Notes

white cotton
Rit dye

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Summer, Spring
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Casual
Material
Cotton

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    Jul 20, 2011, 06.20 AMby squiddlepop

    Wow thats so cool! I think the colour you have used for the dye works really well. You have inspired me!

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    Jul 19, 2011, 10.02 PMby ginasophia

    I have a linen shirt I have been delaying dip dying because I am so nervous about the outcome, but you have completely inspired me to get to it!! thank you!

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      Jul 19, 2011, 10.02 PMby ginasophia

      totally adorable and wearable dress too btw!!

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      Jul 19, 2011, 11.12 PMby coleemd

      ahhh thanks!! you should totally go for it :)

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    Jul 19, 2011, 09.55 PMby scruffybadger

    I love the dip dying effect – gorgeous

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    Jul 19, 2011, 09.36 PMby leahfranqui

    What a cool effect, very nice!

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    Jul 19, 2011, 08.44 PMby harperellen

    LOVE this! Great job! Which pattern is this? I wonder if I have it…. :)

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      Jul 19, 2011, 09.04 PMby coleemd

      it’s built by wendy for simplicity #2863!

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