There are many kinds of tie dye kits available now ranging in both size and style. Many brands provide small beginner kits for individuals looking to try tie dyeing for the first time as well as medium size tie dye kits for childrens’ parties or school projects. You can also get a larger tie dye kit, or hobby size kit, meant for people who are experienced tie dyers.

Jacquard Tie Dye Kit Jacquard Tie Dye Kit

Dye up to 15 adult-size T-shirts, with vivid, electric colors that are so colorfast they can be washed with the daily laundry. Procion MX Fiber Reactive Dyes are already pre-measured for you in squeeze bottles. Just add tap water. An additional empty bottle is provided for mixing color as desired. Use on any non-synthetic fabric. This kit includes the following materials: 3 dye colors — Red (Fuchsia), Yellow (Lemon Yellow), and Blue (Turquoise) 4 squeeze bottles Soda ash dye fixer Rubber bands 1 pair of rubber gloves Complete instructions for doing spirals, stripes, and other geometric designs

This larger kind of tie dye kit is for people who dedicate considerable amounts of their leisure time to tie dyeing or even use the craft as a way to make money from their creative inventory.

Tie Dye Kits usually contain the same kinds of items:

– dyes

– bottles

– rubber gloves

– soda ash

– as well as cotton t-shirts (mostly in the small to medium size kits)

– illustrated instructional books or dvd videos on the various tie dye techniques used to produce a variety of tie dye effects

– sometimes a face mask (for safety against breathing in the powdered dye and soda ash

during mixing)

– and string or rubber bands for tying

There are several kinds of tie dye kits available from Jacquard, Tulip and Rainbow Rock.

Jacquard tie dye kits come in an introductory size called the Funky Groovy tie dye kit (good for 5 shirts), the Tie Dye Kit (for tie dyeing up to 15 t-shirts) and their economy size Tie Dye Class Pack big enough to supply tie dye projects for 30 people. Their tie dye kits include varying amounts of pre-measured colors for easy use, just add water and they’re ready to use.

Jacquard Funky Groovy Procion MX Tie-Dye Kit Jacquard Funky Groovy Procion MX Tie-Dye Kit

Get sizzling color and electrifying designs in just 3 easy steps. This professional-quality kit supplies enough to make 5 adult-sized T-shirts, or any natural fiber garment of equal quantity. Finished projects are colorfast and stay brilliant after repeat washings. Primary colored Procion MX dye powder is pre-measured and ready to mix with tap water in convenient applicator bottles. The kit contains the following materials. 3 applicator bottles with Red, Blue, and Yellow Procion MX dye. Gloves Rubber Bands Dye Fix Instructions for making spiral, stripe, and geometric patterns.

The larger kits also include extra bottles for mixing your own colors.

Rainbow Rock Tie Dye kits have a fun range of color combination options to choose from when buying your first tie dye kit. You can pick from:

Classic – with turquoise, fusia and yellow

Vibrant – in blue, violet and lime

Psychedelic – with royal blue, red and yellow, also perfect for mixing hues for all seasons

Bright – in Lime, Pink and Turquoise

and Camouflage – Black, Green and Brown

Rainbow Rock also offers a larger 16 project size Maga Project Tie Dye Kit that includes five colors turquoise, yellow, purple, green and fuchsia.

Tulip Tie Dye Kits come in five different kits ranging in different tie dye textures and patterns. Lace Design that uses lacey swatch stenciling techniques, Wild Thing that incorporates the use of animal ‘print’ stencils, Revamped that uses zip ties and edgey dye colors, Ombre Plaid that shows you how to create different plaid looks using tape and dye combinations and Aqua Chic that shows you how to create aquatic-like textural effects using rock salt with your tie dye colors. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to,

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