Although dyeing is a difficult and troublesome
process, fabric dye is much different and simpler than other dyeing types. If
you are asking yourself ‘I wonder if I can buy fabric dye and dye my jeans?’
you should know that there is no need to hesitate. Thanks to the methods we
will talk about below, you can practically dye your jeans in a very short time.
We all know that products we buy usually changes their
color and become pale after a few washings. This makes a brand new outfit look
old and worn. For this, you can recolor your clothes with the fabric dyeing
process at home easily. You can even change it to a different color. When you
choose a quality dye, the product you dye will have much more permanent colors
How to Dye Jeans with Fabric Dye?
The important point you should pay attention to while
dyeing the fabric is that the fabric dye color you choose should be darker than
the color of the fabric you will dye. Especially, hand dyeing will give more
effective results on clothes such as coats, jackets and jeans. During dyeing,
you should wear plastic gloves to prevent the dye from getting on your hands.
Dyeing Jeans in the Washing Machine
Dissolve two packs of Viktoria Fabric Dye with hot
water and pour it onto your fabric in your washing machine. If you want to use
Fiske Fabric Dye Stabilizer to protest the color, add it to the softener tank.
Then start the hottest and longest program your fabric can tolerate. After the
program completes wash your fabric with a mild detergent on warm water and
leave it to dry.
Hand Dyeing Jeans
Before starting this process, you should wear plastic
gloves to protect your hands. You can also use nylon covers to protect dyeing
area from spilling and splashing. Dissolve two packs of Viktoria Fabric dye
with hot water. Fill a bucket or a similar plastic container with 60C water.
Put your jeans into the water and pour dissolved fabric dye on it. Stir it for
10 minutes continously then leave the fabric in the dyebath for 30-60 minutes.
Rinse the fabric with warm water until the rinse water
becomes clear. Then wash it with a mild detergent and leave it to dry.