Tie-dyeing - definition of tie-dyeing by The Free Dictionary
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To dye (fabric) after tying parts of the fabric so that they will not absorb dye, giving the fabric a streaked or mottled look.
1. The process of tie-dyeing.
2. A tie-dyed fabric or garment.
(Textiles) a method of dyeing textiles to produce patterns by tying sections of the cloth together so that they will not absorb the dye. Also called: tie-and-dye
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Eleven-year-old Laura Johnson enjoyed tie-dyeing
her pink top.
A handmade technique similar to tie-dyeing
is used in the collection, and the result has a watercolor effect.
It's got interviews with some local heroes and an up-and-comer, a photo feature, and a ridiculous how-to section on bleach tie-dyeing
On January 13, it will be a tie-dyeing
class, followed by fabric painting on January 20.