Turn any ol’ piece of clothing into something completely new with a packet of dye. Create the galaxy on your shoes, add color to jean shorts, and ombre a plain colored tank. Tie-dye has been making a statement this summer, but now you can hop on the trend without spending a fortune. Who knows, you might just dye your hair next.
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25 Fashion DIYs with Dye 1 of 26
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Dip-Dye Dress 2 of 26
Give a simple white dress a touch of color with dye.
Spotted at Clones N Clowns.
T-shirt Bracelet 3 of 26
Cut up an old T-shirt, dye it fun colors, and wear it as a bracelet.
Find out more at I Love to Create.
Dip-Dye Tank 4 of 26
Turn a drab tank top into a stylish ombre one.
Find out more at The Wonder Forest.
Dyed Scarves 5 of 26
Dress up any outfit with a burst of color from a dyed scarf.
Find out more at Henry Happened.
Hair Ties 6 of 26
Use elastic to make your own hair ties and dye them to change them up with fun colors.
Find out more at Oh So Pretty.
Dyed Pants 7 of 26
Turn a pair of white pants into bright colored ones.
Spotted at Dress Corilynn.
Dyed Sneakers 8 of 26
Grab a pair of dirty sneakers and give them a new look with dye.
Find out more at Martha Stewart.
Scrunch Dye 9 of 26
Check out this scrunch effect used to make this summer top.
Spotted at I Love to Create.
Tie-Dye Tote 10 of 26
Sport a new back on the beach with this cute tote.
Find out more at Pretty Prudent.
Galaxy Shoes 11 of 26
Paint the galaxy directly onto your shoes with dye.
Find out more at Swell Mayde.
Dyed Sundress 12 of 26
Use rich colors to make sure your new sundress gets noticed.
Spotted at Brit.
Dip-Dyed Skirt 13 of 26
Pick up a white pleated skirt and dip it in a soft color you can wear all year.
Find out more at Runway DIY.
Dyed Swimsuit 14 of 26
If you're feeling risky, try out this dyed swimsuit.
Find out more at Rook No 17.
Colorful Flats 15 of 26
Use a few different colors of dye to get this ombre effect on flats.
Find out more at State of Unique.
Upcycled Skirt 16 of 26
A plain skirt at a thrift store might not look like much, but with a little dye it can turn into something super cute.
Spotted at Sweet Verbena.
Dyed Nylons 17 of 26
Dress up an evening outfit with dyed nylons.
Find out more at Sock Dreams.
Dyed Denim Jeans 18 of 26
Turn a pair of plain jeans into this work of art.
Find out more at State of Unique.
Swimsuit Coverup 19 of 26
Head out to the beach with a pop of fun colors.
Spotted at Adventures of a Middle Sister.
Ombre Necklace 20 of 26
Don't forget to treat yourself to a new necklace while you still have your dye out.
Spotted at Refinery 29.
Dyed Collar 21 of 26
Instead of dyeing the bottom of your shirt, go for the collar at the top.
Find out more at Refinery 29.
Fringe Tanks 22 of 26
Refashion old tank tops with fringe and new colors.
Find out more at NYPN Daily.
Jean Shorts 23 of 26
Tie-dye jean shorts are popping up in stores, but you can make them yourself.
Get the tutorial at College Fashion.
Drip Dye 24 of 26
Learn this unique drip dye effect to do on your clothes.
Find out more at Free People.
Colorblock Top 25 of 26
Pick your favorite colors to use for dyeing a colorblock top.
Find out more at Wobisobi.
Dyed Stripes 26 of 26
Give any piece of clothing you have a new look with dyed stripes.
Find out more at Daily Work It.
Jaime Morrison Curtis is author of the bestselling book Prudent Advice: Lessons for My Baby Daughter (A Life List for Every Woman), follow up fill-in journal My Prudent Advice, and founding co-editor at Pretty Prudent, the premier design and lifestyle blog providing inspiration and instruction to help anyone create beautiful things, food, and experiences for their friends and family.