How-To: Wax-Resist Scarf

Craft & Design
How-To: Wax-Resist Scarf


Treating parts of fabric to resist dye is a great way to come up with some beautiful and eye-catching color effects, and this wax-resist scarf tutorial from A Beautiful Mess is a great way to get started!

Have you heard of wax-resist or batik-dyeing? If not, you’re in for a treat! This was my absolute favorite medium during high school. I made some giant butterfly wall tapestries and a wrap skirt! It’s super easy and there are endless possibilities to customize the craft.


Ready to give it a try? Head over to A Beautiful Mess to see the full how-to!


Haley Pierson-Cox from Red-Handled Scissors is a maker of crafts, a lover of cats, an avid swearing enthusiast, a cross-stitch book author, and a general purveyor of quirk. She's also sometimes an irritable cartoon named Tiny Cranky Haley.

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