Tie Dye Appreciation

Quality in tie dye: Pt. 1 Quality Perceptions

Quality in tie dye: Pt. 1 Quality Perceptions

Quality in tie dye: Pt. 1 Quality Perceptions

 

Tie dye can be considered art or apparel; it depends who you ask. To me and the rest of the community of passionate dye-wizards, it’s art––more than just a piece of dyed cloth to wear. With tie dye suspended in the middle of these two categories, it’s hard to determine its merit. Even its function is so intrinsically open to interpretation.

 

In the clothing industry, there are two different ways someone can perceive quality: on a consumer-based level or a manufacturer-based level (Crosby, 1972). These two...


Why buy Mint Kondition Tie Dye over other tie dye?

Why buy Mint Kondition Tie Dye over other tie dye?

The question is what makes Mint Kondition’s tie dye so special compared to other artist’s tie dye? Well, there are a couple different techniques which go into making sure my tie dye is as bright as it is. It is a tedious, messy process to achieve quality tie dye; however, it is completely worth while to keep my product to the highest of standards.


The primary stage in my process is the dyes: Fiber Reactive or Procion dyes. These dyes are concentrated to the fullest extent, which can become quite...