Custom Fabric Dyeing

 

Do you have a favorite fabric but can’t find anything to match it? We can help. Your Designs Team will custom dye our spandex fabric for your project. We dye shiny spandex, matte spandex, stretch lace, stretch mesh, glissenette, and can special order silk chiffon for dyeing. We only dye fabrics sold by Your Designs – performance wear fabrics. If you need to match a fabric you already have, send a piece of the fabric and we will try to match it. We also do Ombre dyeing! For more information please CONTACT us.

 

Fabric Dyeing Prices:

Prices for light colors

  • $10 set up fee per color per fabric type wanted
  • $6.00 / yard charge for standard color
  • $8.00 / yard for mixed colors (if we need to mix multiple dyes to achieve color wanted)
  • ombre dyeing – one color $8.00 / yard
  • ombre dyeing – two colors $10.00 / yard
  • ombre dying – three colors $13.00 / yard
  • plus cost of fabric
  • price quotes will be given for projects such as pattern piece dyeing. and for partially assembled garment/costumes

Prices for dark colors

  • $10 set up fee per color per fabric type wanted
  • $10.00 / yard charge for standard color
  • $12.00 / yard for mixed colors (if we need to mix multiple dyes to achieve color wanted)
  • ombre dyeing – one color $12.00 / yard
  • ombre dyeing – two colors $14.00 / yard
  • ombre dying – three colors $17.00 / yard
  • plus cost of fabric
  • price quotes will be given for projects such as pattern piece dyeing. and for partially assembled garment/costumes

Dyed Fabric is NOT RETURNABLE.

Need Help Deciding How Many Colors To Pick?

Take a look at these projects below to help you best decide on the look you are going for.

  • A one colored ombre is made with one dye color and the dye bath is watered down to achieve the lighter colors, this doesn’t produce the most even effect. A one colored ombre typical as a rougher/not smooth look to it.
  • A two colored ombre using different hues of the same color gives a smoother more graceful appearance to it.
  • We can also do ombres with 3 colors.

A customer mailed us this beautiful applique and wanted and omber power mesh to go with it. This is the ombre colors we chose to go with the applique.

This White Super Stretch Lace was ombre dyed using 3 different blues.

This White Super Stretch Lace was ombre dyed using 3 different blues.

This White Shiny Tricot was ombre dyed using 3 different dye colors.

Here is an example of White Shiny Tricot ombre dyed with one dye color.

This is a dark red to almost black dyed from selvage to selvage using 3 colors.

Here is an example of White Glissenette ombre dyed using 3 dye colors.

This White Shiny Tricot was ombre dyed with 2 dye colors.

This White Shiny Tricot was ombre dyed using 2 dye colors.

Custom dyed skirt. We can dye pieces of dresses and costumes.

Ombre dyed sleeves and skirt made from white mesh and dyed dark olive to light olive. The mesh was dyed light olive and then mailed to the seamstress who cut out the sleeves and skirt and mailed them back to be dipped in the dark olive.

Costumes & Dresses made from our dyed fabrics.

This little beauty from Australia is wearing  custom dyed fabric by Your Designs. The bodice is white shiny tricot dyed light blue to a darker blue. The lace is our white super stretch lace dyed the same light blue to darker bue. Her skirt is a silk chiffon we ordered in to dye for her.

USA Nationals Gold Medalist Bradie Tennell at the 2018 US Figure Skating Championships. Bradie’s dark red mesh was custom dyed by Your Designs- performance wear fabrics and her beautiful dress was created by Gail Johnson illuminescent design Inc.  Congratulations and Good luck at the Olympics Bradie!

How It Works

As we have been getting more questions on  our fabric dyeing services I thought I would take a minute and explain the process. Here is a generalized list of the process from start to finish:

  • Allow upto 2 weeks for small dye jobs to be completed. Large jobs may require more time.
  • We will need some information from you which will require usually many emails back and forth. We will not start a dye job without a clear understanding as to what your needs are. As dyed fabric is NOT RETURNABLE.
  • customer contacts us about fabric dyeing, this can be done by phone or email. We will discuss your needs and what you want to make with your costume dyed fabric. If we are dyeing a solid color it is not as important that we know what you are making but if you are wanting an ombre dyed fabric it is important that we discuss your project so that we can make sure that all of the colors well be seen on your finished design.
  • for ombre dyeing we will discuss with you the best method for your fabric, we want you to get the most use out of your spandex fabric as possible. We can either dye the fabric as is, we can cut it in to smaller pieces, we can mail you the white spandex and after you cut out your pattern pieces they can be mailed back to us for dyeing. There are many option!
  • After we have talked about what you are designing we will email you a sketch of the ombre to get your approval. Once approved we will get started. Different projects require different lengths of time. Most Ombre dyeing projects are not a 1 day job, they often require a few days and sometimes longer depending on the amount of fabric and the aspects of each individual job.
  • We hand dip the ombre fabrics and only dye 1 – 2 yard pieces at a time.
  • Larger dye jobs may require a deposit.
  • Dye colors vary on the color fastness so it is important to test the fabric before laundering. A mild soap and COLD WATER is recommended. NEVER USE HOT WATER ON YOUR CUSTOM DYED SPANDEX FABRICS.

8 Comments

  1. admin

    Hello,
    Yes we can do that. Let me know if you would like a quote.
    Thanks,
    Ginger

  2. Svitlana Henderson

    I am looking if you can die stretch mesh from white to black

  3. admin

    Hi Debra,
    Sorry but we only dye nylon/spandex fabrics. And since different fabrics take dye differently, we only dye fabrics that we carry in stock. That way we know how the fabrics will react. Different fabrics also require different kinds of dye and we only stock nylon fabric dyes.
    Thanks,
    Ginger

  4. Debra Prisco

    I have a jacket the color is warn out from the back of the sleeve. Would you be able to just dye that part of the jacket to match the color of the entire jacket?

  5. admin

    Rozane I sent you an email. Thanks,
    Ginger

  6. Rozane

    Hi how do we order

  7. Barbara garrett

    Looking for hot pink to black Ombre. Wanting it on a mystic type fabric. This will be used for gymnastics leotards. Approximately 15 yards are needed.

  8. Jennifer Jang

    Hi! How much does it cost to do the purple/white dying on either mesh or spandex? Is it $8/yard? Thanks!

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