I found this Flower Girl's dress at
my favorite store.
I brought it home and began the deconstruction.
It was loaded with lace appliques and
other useful Crazy Quilt items.
After everything was removed from the basic
dress, I tore it into strips and pieces.
Then I mixed up some Potassium Permanganate.
This is a chemical when mixed with Hot water
will dye fabric (especially Rayon) a beautiful
Be careful while using Potassium Permanganate
and read the label precautions.
Only a small amount is used in a cup of Hot water
to dye the lace and fabrics.
I then proceeded to mix some fabric dye and play
with a little color.
I put the bead in the dye path as well.
I love these colors.
Perfect for Halloween.