Ice dyed shirts

I liked the look of some ice dyed shirts that I saw in Pinterest. So using 2 shirts I bought from Dollar Tree and a couple of Tulip dye kits I got ready to dye the shirts.

After getting the shirts wet I started layering ice dye powder and the shirts in my dye pot.




After the shirts were completely layered with ice and dye powder I put a plastic bag over the pot and set it outside until the ice was melted.

I after the ice was melted I took them out of the pot and dried them.


Most of the tutorials I saw for ice dying said that I should use soda ash to hold the color, but I didn’t. Even after forgetting about the shirts outside until they were soaked from rain and washing them the color is still very bright.

About alwaystimetoprocraftinate

I am a homemaker that loves to start but now always finish project. I have been married 11 years, with 2 children that will both be in school this year.
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2 Responses to Ice dyed shirts

  1. sarahstubbs1 says:

    Love the colors! The purple and blue on the sleeves are amazing!

  2. lizard100 says:

    I’d never heard of ice dying before. Interesting results.

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