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houseofdanie
« on: February 14, 2005 02:03:44 PM »

I wasn't sure which section to put this in, so I hope this'll do!  I decided to combine low-water immersion dyeing using Procion MX dyes with stenciling to make a couple of shirts. My friend's got a yellow lab retriever that my son just adores, so I made them (the friend and the son -- not the dog!) "Mookie" shirts for Valentine's Day.

http://www.tessima.com/projects/aidansmookieshirt2.jpg

http://www.tessima.com/projects/aidansmookieshirt1.jpg

http://www.tessima.com/projects/lisasmookieshirt1.jpg

http://www.tessima.com/projects/bothmookieshirts.jpg

And here's a shirt I made with the kid himself on it, for his dad:

]http://www.tessima.com/projects/aidanshirt-blue1.jpg

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indigo flower girl
« Reply #1 on: February 14, 2005 04:01:53 PM »

Good job!  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: February 15, 2005 11:35:07 PM »

aw, those are so cute! especially the one of your kid.. i bet his dad loved it Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: February 17, 2005 02:47:37 PM »

aww your son is so cute (^_^), nice job on the dying/stencils
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Pink Minx
« Reply #4 on: February 17, 2005 10:25:03 PM »

They look fantastic! Well done Smiley
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houseofdanie
« Reply #5 on: February 18, 2005 03:49:01 AM »

Thank you so much for the kind words! These pictures are actually really crappy, because I cut then down to size in MS's photo editor rather than using Photoshop, and because they get shrunk down on the boards here. In the future, I'll do a better job showing stuff, but the dyes came out really well on these things.

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chimaera
« Reply #6 on: February 18, 2005 04:15:31 AM »

Great shirts! By a complete coincidence, I was just about to try this too. I've done Procion tye-dyeing for shirts, and low-immersion dyeing of fabric before, so I was going to try the low-immersion dyeing on a t-shirt for my son, and I have a lizard stencil cut out ready to stencil over the top! I'll try and post pics when I'm done Smiley
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shoshanimal
« Reply #7 on: February 18, 2005 05:50:57 AM »

Great shirts, adorable offspring.
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