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The History of Bandhani or Tie and Dye
Tie-dyeing is a fun and creative way to add personality to clothing and fabrics. Using rubber bands or string, the material of the item to be dyed is bunched together to make different patterns, shapes and colors. There are a variety of simple patterns you can try, from spirals to mirror patterns. To make simple tie dye, wrap rubber bands around your fabric in different ways to create basic designs like circles, stripes, or spirals. Heat up the water for your dye bath, then mix the dye into the water according to the package instructions.
The history of Bandhani or tie and dye can be dated back to pre-historic times, as countless dyers through the ages have experimented with the use of bindings to create patterns on cloth immersed in vats of dye. Different types of tie and dyes have been practiced in India, Japan, and Africa for centuries. When it was woven into material, beautiful designs appeared where the white lines of the tie contrasted with the colour dyes. This method is known as Ikat. It is an ancient art practise that is mainly used in the state of Rajasthan and Gujarat. Places like Jaipur, Udaipur, Bikaner, Ajmer and Jamnagar are the well known centres producing odhnis, sarees and turbans in Bandhani.
Mazharul Islam Kiron is a textile consultant and researcher on online business promotion. He is working with one European textile machinery company as a country agent. He is also a contributor of Wikipedia. Procedure of Tie Dyeing. Tie-dye is a process of resist dyeing textiles or clothing which is made from knit or woven fabric, usually cotton; typically using bright colors. It is a modern version of traditional dyeing methods used in many cultures throughout the world. Why Tie?
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Tie-dye is a modern term invented in the mids in the United States but recorded in writing in an earlier form in as "tied-and-dyed", and as "tied and dyed" by Luis C. Changsut, referenced below  for a set of ancient resist-dyeing techniques, and for the products of these processes. The process of tie-dye typically consists of folding, twisting, pleating, or crumpling fabric or a garment and binding with string or rubber bands, followed by application of dye s.
Many different cultures accross the world have used tie and dye techniques for treating textiles for many centuries, and even thousands of years. Over the next articles, I will take you through some of the ancestral techniques used in Asia Japan , India , Thailand , Africa and maybe even Latin America! When I visited the south of Morocco in , I was gobsmacked by some tie-dye textiles I found there. Absolutely marvelous traditional cloth-binding techniques that used natural or sythetic dyes to create incredible designs. I am sad to say that I found very little information on this textile art in other countries, so if you do have any information, please share it with us!