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DIY Glow-in-the-Dark Galaxy Tie-Dye Costume

DIY Glow-in-the-Dark Galaxy Tie-Dye Costume
Unleash the mysteries of the universe this Halloween with the DIY Glow-In-The-Dark Galaxy Tie-Dye Costume! This project combines the swirling, psychedelic patterns of tie-dye with the mesmerizing glow of a night sky, perfect for any Halloween or cosmic-themed event. Dive into the astral realm of creativity with the Tulip Kaleidoscope One-Step Tie-Dye Kit and Tulip Glow in the Dark Puff Paint on a black cotton T-shirt!

Materials You'll Need:

Step 1: Shirt Preparation

Shirt Preparation
Start by prewashing the black cotton T-shirt. Lay the damp shirt flat on a work surface covered with a protective cover to prevent any mess or stains.


Step 2: Prepare Dye & Reverse Dye

Prepare Dye & Reverse Dye

Follow the package instructions to prepare the dye and Color Changer. Put Tulip Color Changer into a spray bottle for application.

Step 3: Apply Color Changer

Apply Bleach or Color Changer

Spray the Color Changer onto the fabric as desired creating patterns or areas where you want the color to be removed or altered. Be creative and design a unique galaxy pattern.

Step 4: Rinse & Wash

Rinse & Wash
After achieving the desired bleached effect, rinse the shirt with cool water. Wash it using a small amount of detergent to remove excess Color Changer.


Step 5: Dye Application

Dye Application

Return to your workspace and apply the prepared dyes onto the bleached sections of the shirt. Create vibrant, cosmic colors that will contrast beautifully against the black fabric.


Step 6: Wrap & Set and Final Rinse & Wash

Wrap & Set and Final Rinse & Wash
Wrap the dyed shirt with plastic wrap or place it inside a sealable plastic bag. Allow the dyes to set and the colors to bond with the fabric for 6 to 8 hours, or leave it overnight for best results.

After the dyes have set, rinse the shirt again and launder it following the instructions provided with the tie-dye kit.


Step 7: Cosmic Embellishment

Cosmic Embellishment

Now, the fun part! With the Tulip Glow in the Dark Puff Paint, embellish your shirt with cosmic designs. Think stars, planets, comets, or abstract celestial patterns that will glow in the dark!


Step 8: Final Drying

Final Drying

Once you’ve completed your galaxy designs, lay the shirt flat and allow it to dry for approximately 4 hours. Ensure the painted areas are completely dry before wearing or storing the shirt.

The universe is your canvas!

The universe is your canvas! Share your Glow-in-the-Dark Galaxy Tie-Dye masterpieces with us by tagging @TulipColorCrafts on social media. Your cosmic creation is sure to light up the night and turn heads this Halloween! Happy crafting!

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