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How to Cold Water Dye Clothes


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How to Cold Water Dye Clothes: What You'll Need
How to Dye Clothing in Cold Water

Mix the dye with water.

Let's review how to cold water dye clothes. Dying a piece of clothing can put a whole new spin on your look. Renew some of your clothes with fresh, vibrant color, or dye some whites to give them more flavor. Simply follow these step-by-step instructions.

    What you will need:
  • Fiber reactive dye. This is a cold water dye that can be found in most stores, or online. Learn more about fiber reactive dyes and where to find them.

  • Garment that need to be dyed. For cold water dye, you will need to use a cellulose (plant) fiber, or silk. What are Cellulose Fibers?

  • Large Bowl

Gather your supplies, and you're ready to get started.

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