Today marks HonestlyWTF’s four year anniversary. Four years! To celebrate, we’re revisiting the very first tutorial we ever featured on the site: shibori tie dye. Lauren and I first discovered shibori after discovering an old photo on the web. The idea of recreating an ancient Japanese dyeing technique inspired us to spend an entire weekend experimenting with our favorite deep blue, indigo.
Trash To Couture: DIY Shibori with Indigo (A little different than tie dye, Shibori is a Japanese method of dying patterns by twisting, binding, wrapping, folding, and such. The main dye used for this technique is Indigo because of its easy-to-create resistance patterns on fabric...)