How to Use Fabric Dye

Can’t find exactly what you’re looking for at the fabric store. Try dyeing your fabric to get that perfect hue. Professor Pincushion shares a great video tutorial on how to use fabric dye.


  • Large Bin (at least 3 gallons)
  • Tongs
  • Plastic Gloves
  • Plastic Cover to Protect surface
  • Powdered or Liquid Dye
  • Additive (salt or vinegar depending on fabric. More info given in video.)
  • Old Towel
  • Water

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