Modern Tie Dye: How to Dye Nylon

  • Make sure your garments are clean before you dye them.
  • Find a cooking pot large enough to fit the garment you want to dye so that it completely submerges it with water.
  • Drop your color pills in the water and stir until they are completely dissolved. (the casing will dissolve, or alternatively, you can pop them open and pour the contents directly in the water if you choose)
  • Add your fabric or garments into the water and bring them to a boil
  • Once boiling add a ½ cup of white vinegar
  • Stir constantly and boil for 30 minutes to obtain an even color.
  • The longer you boil it the deeper the shade
  • Once you achieve your desired shade take it off the fire, bring into the sink and rinse your garments with cold water until the water is clear.
  • Add fabric softener to make your garments extra soft (optional)
  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Avoid contact with the eye and / or inhalation
  • Do not ingest.
  • Wear a mask, safety glasses and gloves when using this product.



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M. Dorsett

M. Dorsett

Hi! I’m an aficianado of loving life. I live mostly in Miami, & write from wherever. Like Nadura. Do Chibur. Believe #whynot!? Necessito practicar mi espanol.