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Tired of Tie Dye? Try ICE DYE!

Materials Needed:

• Choose up to three colours of Dylon® Natural Fabric Dye.

• Have a bucket or bin, a grate, a garbage bag and lots of ice handy.

• PLUS one plain, light coloured cotton item to dye, like a t-shirt or tote bag.
Step 1:

Wet the article to be dyed. Place grate on bucket and bucket atop the garbage bag, which will protect the table surface from any dye splashes. Scrunch up the damp item and place on the grate with the front facing up.

 

Step 2:

Cover the item in ice, as shown.Step 3:

Sprinkle dye crystals directly over the ice, in a colour design of your choosing. More crystals will give you a darker colour and greater saturation, a light sprinkling will give a lighter, more subtle colouring.

Tip to Remember: colour rules apply when dyeing. For example: pink sprinkled with yellow will create orange.To Finish:

Leave overnight. Rinse thoroughly, then air dry.

Floral print fabrics and fun dress patterns just shout “Summertime!” Get inspired by the season and the multitude of fabric styles and patterns available in-store and get your Summer on.

 

There’s so much you can do with an inexpensive pair of flip flops. It’s easy to personalize with ribbons, tassels, buttons or even your favourite fabric. Check out these quick and fun DIY ideas to jazz up your summer footwear.

Download a printable PDF here.

Tropical trends are super hot right now! Realistic parrots and bird of paradise flowers combine with palm fronds in vivid colours for a bright summer project.

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What’s a beverage without a cozy or charm? Dull!  Jazz up your drinks for Canada’s birthday with these wine glass charm and drink cozy instructions. Want a different look? Choose from a wide variety of ribbons and patches in stores to create for any occasion.

 

Download a printable PDF here.

Summer is here and with that comes enjoying the outdoors. Add some flair to your outdoor space or some pizzazz to your next summer party with these delightful ribbon crafts. Customize these kid-friendly projects with event specific colours or get creative with mixing and matching for everyday fun.

 

Download printable PDF here.

Whether to decorate the outdoors or brighten up your indoor space, there’s a new selection of cushions for Spring/Summer 2017.   Heat up your decor with new looks for warmer weather!

Patio Perfect

Global Views

Nautical Inspiration

Tropical Trends

Just a small selection shown … so much more in stores now.

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