Free Hand Tie Dye Pattern

Free Hand Tie Dye Pattern
Free Hand Tie Dye Pattern
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You simply cannot go wrong with tie dye! This super fun Free Hand Tie Dye Pattern is perfect proof of that. Don't let your kids get hung up on making the perfect spirals or twists to get a certain pattern. Instead, let your kids create a tie dye shirt that is completely based off of their imagination and creative skills. There is noting uniform about creating a tie dye clothing, so really let their imagination run wild with this fun and creative tie dye pattern. Plus, it is a fun activity that the whole family can do together!

Estimated Cost$11-$20

Time to CompleteWeekend project


Age GroupPreschool & Kindergarten, Elementary School, Pre-Teens, Teens

Project TypeMake a Project

Materials List

  • Tulip One Step Tie Dye Kit
  • White T-Shirt
  • Water
  • Plastic Tablecloth
  • Cling Wrap

Free Hand Tie Dye Pattern

Tie Dye Pattern Instructions

  1. Fill your one dye tie dye bottles with warm water and shake.

  2. Dip your fabric into water and squeeze out the excess water.

  3. Set your t-shirt onto your plastic tablecloth.

  4. Take your complimentary colors and create a zig-zag pattern across your shirt. 

  5. Wrap your shirt in cling wrap, and let it sit for 6-8 hours. 

  6. Rinse your shirt out in the sink until the water runs clear.

  7. Wash your t-shirt alone on a cold cycle. 

  8. Dry your shirt and enjoy your fun new tie dye pattern!

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