tie-dyeing

noun
tie-dye·ing | \ˈtī-ˌdī-iŋ \

Definition of tie-dyeing 

: a hand method of producing patterns in textiles by tying portions of the fabric or yarn so that they will not absorb the dye

First Known Use of tie-dyeing

1904, in the meaning defined above

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