Use Fabric Dye to Customize Drop Cloth Curtains
Store-bought drop cloths are big and inexpensive. Add some fabric dye and you’ve got custom curtains perfect for hanging inside or outside on your patio!
Rit has color formulas for just about any color under the sun! Select your desired color and they tell you how many bottles of each color you’ll need!
Why Drop Cloths
Drop cloths are relatively inexpensive when compared to curtain panels of the same size. And that’s important since they’ll be outside in the weather they will likely need to be replaced every few years.
But I love that they are the exact right size for the opening on the patio we’re working on without any sewing from me! And since they’re durable and washable, it’ll be easy to keep them clean.
Prepare Your Curtains
You’ll want to use hot, hot water for all steps in this process! I used buckets to pour water onto my curtains. But if you’re doing this in a bathtub, you can eliminate the buckets!
After the curtains are thoroughly wet, remove them and set aside. (On second thought, the buckets would come in handy for this