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How to Dye Fabric – The Do’s & Don’ts

How to Dye Fabric - The Do's & Don'ts - roomfortuesday.com As I mentioned earlier this week, we spent the weekend working on a basement project which involved drapery panels from IKEA. It’s easy to use inexpensive curtains that fit the budget if you’re going for a minimalistic or neutral look, but when it comes to color- let’s be honest… IKEA doesn’t have a great range of colors to choose from. After bringing home three different options and not really loving any of them, I thought- “I should just dye them”. Yes, it sounds a little intimidating to mix a custom color and manipulate fabric or textiles to produce your envisioned outcome, but it’s really not as difficult as you might expect. Click through for an easy tutorial, and a few “do’s and don’ts”. I’ve had plenty of both over the years and it’s about time I shared! You can also catch a sneak peek of my finished drapery in the basement.  Continue Reading

DIY Dipped Dyed Napkins - roomfortuesday.com
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Dip Dyed Napkins

The holidays are my favorite time of year to entertain and create beautiful place settings or tablescapes. Instead of gifts, I’m a big fan of experiences and quality time. I’d much rather share a home cooked meal with friends…