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Spring is here! Time for tie dye and mai tais

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Fancy a mai tai with your tie dye? Thanks, I think I will. Remember tie dying T-shirts on your front lawn as a child? I certainly do.  I recall thinking that I was really innovative and creative when I bunched together random parts of a white cotton T-shirt with elastic bands to make splotchy patterns. Eventually, I got even lazier in my teen years and thought it was super cool to tie dye a vintage Grateful Dead concert Tee for an added splash of color. As it turns out, I know nothing about this amazing art form.  Tie Dip Dye: Fashion and Lifestyle Projects to Hand-Dye in Your Own Kitchen by Pepa Martin and Karen Davis (BARRONS, 2015) takes the…

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