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Topic: silk camisole project (a.k.a. i don't know how to dye!)  (Read 3037 times)
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« Reply #10 on: June 27, 2004 05:05:21 PM »

I think if you just want a random tie-dye-ish effect you don't need to worry about stretching it.  I think the stretching is to make sure the color is more or less even and your picture doesn't get distorted (when you're painting a pic on silk).  Although stretched fabric does dry faster, so that may be a consideration.
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« Reply #11 on: June 27, 2004 08:55:13 PM »

i'm not concerned with how long it takes to dry. it is, after all, only one of a dozen projects i'm going right now.

thanks for your input! i'll be sure to post pics when the paint arrives and my attempt is dry.
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