By: Sydney Peretin and Megan Manion
A helpful DIY idea to make super cute St. Patrick’s Day shirt!
What you need:
- Pair of white socks
- White T Shirt
- Lime Green Fabric Dye
- Rubber Bands
- Gold Spray Glitter
- Leaf Green Dimensional Fabric Paint
- Four leaf clover stencil
To make the socks:
Step 1: Take the socks and roll them up like you do when you tie-dye and wrap them in rubber bands.
Step 2: Pour steaming hot water into the bucket and add 4 tablespoons of salt and mix thoroughly.
Step 3: After the salt is mixed, add the green fabric dye and stir until dissolved.
Step 4: Put the socks in the bucket, and stir continuously for 15 minutes.
Step 5; After the 15 minutes leave socks in the dye for 45 minutes with occasional stirring.
Step 6: After 45 minutes, take socks out and rinse out under cold water to get rid of excess dye.
Step 7: Put in washing machine and then you’re ready to wear your tie-dye green socks!!!
To make the shirt:
Step 1: Cut out four leaf clover stencil and trace it onto the shirt with pencil.
Step 2: Take green fabric paint and make small dots along the outline you made of the clover.
Step 3: Sporadically place dots around the outline of the clover.
Step 4: Take the gold glitter and spray the inside of the clover.
Step 5: Let dry overnight and wear on Saint Patrick’s Day!!!