This may be a repost from Craftster; I definitely made it during the Cster era.
A few years ago, I was invited to a 60s-themed party, costumes encouraged. I bleach dyed (tie-bleached? It’s where you tie up a color item and soak it in bleach water.) an inexpensive T-shirt from Michael’s using rubber bands and some old, stretched-out hair ties.
Despite its origins as a costume, I do still wear it around the house sometimes as regular clothes. I no longer have the accompanying bell-bottoms I DIYed with old jeans, a t-shirt, and hot glue, however . Thanks for looking!
How fun! I love the colors!
I like the watercolor-y vibe of the bleaching on this!
Too cool not to wear as “regular” clothing…
Beautiful color range!
I tie-paint-dyed a tee for my husband for a 60s party about ten years ago. It’s still his favorite!
The bleach-tie looks cool! Mutes down the color vs amping it up. I like it!
@endymion I didn’t really know how the teal would react, because colors don’t always bleach like you’d expect. But it turned out really cool without losing the teal entirely.
I really love the variations in the colour and pattern is so unique.
The shirt turned out pretty. My mom loves tie-dye and the color blue so she would wear this every day!
Very cool! It looks like water.