Minda's Boutique: Tie Dye Clothing
The Art of Tie Dyeing
Shibori is a Japanese dyeing technique that typically involves folding, twisting, or bunching cloth and binding it, then dyeing it in indigo. Tie dye actually stems from the ancient Japanese practice called Shibori. What sets apart traditional Shibori from the rubber band and dump technique known to most is, that it tends to be very precise, ensuring a beautiful pattern that is equal parts uniform and unique. (ref. ELLE, "How to tie dye the high- fashion way.