Dye It, Wear It, Share It
By Shabd Simon-Alexander
(Potter Craft, Paperback, 9780307965738, 160pp.)
Publication Date: June 4, 2013
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THE MODERN TWIST ON TIE-DYE
Tie-dye has grown up and resurfaced as one of today’s most inspired looks. Whether dip-dye, shibori, ombré, or the traditional circle pattern, the new take on tie-dye is amazingly fresh, fashionable, and fun. In Tie-Dye: Dye It, Wear It, Share It, acclaimed fashion designer and artist Shabd Simon-Alexander shares her techniques for creating the innovative styles that make her own hand-dyed collection so popular. Packed with Shabd’s design secrets, color guidance, expert tips on making each piece distinctly your own, and twenty-two step-by-step projects for garments, accessories, and home décor items, this book will soon have you creating sophisticated dresses, leggings, scarves, tees, and more. Once you experience tie-dye like this, you’ll never think of it the same way again!
SHABD SIMON-ALEXANDER is an internationally renowned dye artist with a background in fine arts. Her clothing line, shabd, is carried in high-end boutiques and art museums around the world. She lives in New York City. Visit her online at www.shabdismyname.com.