Indigo Shibori Dying

Here is a collection of clothes that I dyed using the Shibori method with indigo dye.

Shibori is a Japanese technique of binding fabric in various ways to get different patterns when dyed. Indigo dye is typically used with Shibori, so the resulting designs have various shades of blue or white. The color depends on how much dye reaches each part of the fabric, which is based on the folding and binding of the fabric before it is dyed. I have tried multiple techniques, such as wrapping the fabric around a wood pole, sewing stitches through the fabric and cinching it, wrapping it with wires, sewing beans into it, and clamping it between wood panels.

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Indigo Shibori Dying

I bound the shirt by wrapping wire around it before dying it in indigo
I bound the shirt by wrapping wire around it before dying it in indigo
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Wire wraping technique detail
Wire wraping technique detail
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I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it before dying it in indigo
I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it before dying it in indigo
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Stitching technique detail
Stitching technique detail
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I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it before dying it in indigo
I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it before dying it in indigo
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Stitching technique detail
Stitching technique detail
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I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it before dying it in indigo
I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it before dying it in indigo
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I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it and wrapping wire around it before dying it in indigo
I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it and wrapping wire around it before dying it in indigo
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I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it before dying it in indigo
I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it before dying it in indigo
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I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it before dying it in indigo
I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it before dying it in indigo
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I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it and wrapping wire around it before dying it in indigo
I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it and wrapping wire around it before dying it in indigo
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I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it and wrapping wire around itbefore dying it in indigo
I bound the shirt by sewing stitches through it and wrapping wire around itbefore dying it in indigo
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Long sleeve shibori shirt
Long sleeve shibori shirt
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Long sleeve shibori shirt
Long sleeve shibori shirt
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Shibori tanktop
Shibori tanktop
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Short sleeve shibori shirt
Short sleeve shibori shirt
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Tilly modeling her puppy bandana
Tilly modeling her puppy bandana
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Tilly modeling her puppy bandana
Tilly modeling her puppy bandana
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Nalu, Nohea, and Makai wearing custom Sh
Nalu, Nohea, and Makai wearing custom Sh
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Dog bandana for Tilly
Dog bandana for Tilly
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Dog bandana for Nohea
Dog bandana for Nohea
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Dog bandana for Nalu
Dog bandana for Nalu
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Dog bandana for Makai
Dog bandana for Makai
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Shibori handkerchief #1
Shibori handkerchief #1
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Shibori handkerchief #2
Shibori handkerchief #2
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Shibori handkerchief #3
Shibori handkerchief #3
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Shibori handkerchief #4
Shibori handkerchief #4
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Shibori handkerchief #5
Shibori handkerchief #5
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Shibori handkerchief #6
Shibori handkerchief #6
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