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-Rubber or latex gloves
-Fabric dye (powder OR liquid — we used Rit in Denim Blue)
-Bucket big enough to soak your jeans
-Tarp or cloth you don't care about staining
-Jeans in a light wash (we used Levi's 501 CTs in Rolling Fog)
Step 1: Start with wet denim (dunk it in cold water, wear it in the shower, whatever works!).
Step 2: Prep for your DIY by laying a tarp or cloth flat over the area where you'll be dyeing. Wearing gloves, mix concentrated dye with water, according to the instructions on the container. Submerge two-thirds of the jeans in the dye bath. Let them soak for 20 to 30 seconds, then remove them.
Step 3: As soon as you remove the jeans from the dye bath, lay them flat so the dye doesn't run. Wait about a minute.