Day 18: Wine not? How to Dye White Jeans 1
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Day 18: Wine not? How to Dye White Jeans

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Today was definitely a jeans day.  I began with these dingy white skinny jeans that were covered in small stains. 🙁

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Dingy and Spotty! 🙁

I pulled out my dye stash and chose this one:

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...because everything I wear ends up covered in wine eventually!

I tossed the jeans into the washer with the dye, some salt, and about a cup of vinegar.

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Swishy Swishy!

I left the jeans in the dye bath for about an hour.  I really wanted a nice, saturated color.

Then I rinsed…

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Almost Done!

Now those discarded jeans are fab and fuschia!

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Diggin' the color!

My new jeans aren’t unlike these that retail for a whopping $490 from Neiman Marcus.

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That'll be $490.

Of course, my jeans were free (although I don’t get to keep them).  🙂

Do you have stained and/or dingy white clothing?  Have you thought about dyeing it to see what happens?

Cheers!

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