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The Ritsters' Studio

By The Ritsters

July 28, 2015

Read more about this project:

www.sweetpaulmag.com/crafts/watercolor-effect-light-switch-covers

Project Description

Guest Ritster sweet paul demonstrates how to dye your light switch covers to give your room a pop of color! This project is from the sweet paul Summer 2015 issue.

 

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Prep, dyeing & Rinse time: About 30 minutes

Rit Products Used

 

You'll Also Need

  •   plastic light switch covers in white - available on Amazon or your local hardware store

  •   glass bowl large

  •   plastic table cover

Step By Step

  1. I used two colors on each of my covers. I prepared and dyed with each dye bath separately.

  2. Prepare the dye bath for your first color on the stovetop as stated in the DyeMore instructions on the bottle.

  3. Dip dye half of your cover until it reaches the desired color.

  4. Allow to dry completely.

  5. Prepare the second color dye bath.

  6. Repeat steps 3 and 4 with the other half of the cover.

  7. Install the light switch cover on your wall according to manufacturer instructions.

 

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