As soon as the gorgeous Bianca of Il Etait Une Fois posted these pics of Dries Van Noten’s dip bleached denim, I knew I just had to DIY my own version of the jacket with bleached sleeves. This is possibly the easiest DIY I’ve done in a while – and just involved soaking the cuffs of a thrifted denim shirt in some bleach overnight until they had became bright white.
DIY Dries van Noten Inspired dip dye Jacket
DIY Style May 30, 2011
Wearing: DIY jacket, Country Road White Singlet, Lace Shorts designed by me, Mango boots, Mac lippy.
This was my Dries Van Noten inspiration:
And here’s a few pics of how I did it. Hopefully quite self-explanatory. Using undiluted bleach, and wet the sleeves before dipping the ends into the bleach. Leave them there for a few hours or overnight.