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    DIY Shibori

    by Erica Chan
    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
    • Rebecca Ternasky

      BEST TUTORIAL! DIY Shibori ~ A Japanese method of dying fabric by binding, stitching, twisting and compressing. This technique dates back to the 8th century when indigo was the main dye use. I cannot wait to try this!

    • Meghan

      How to tie dye designs (shibori) -- don't see why these tying techniques wouldn't look fantastic in other/multiple colors!

    • Village Art Supply

      Preparations for DIY Shibori - #indigo dye

    • Anna Nickles

      pattern ideas

    • Rachel Haag

      Different tie dye techniques

    • Samantha

      DIY Shibori Techniques

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