There are an infinite number of ways you can prepare your fabric before dipping into the indigo vat. Each fold, pinch and tie creates a new pattern. Here are a sampling of ways that you can prepare your pieces for dyeing.
I dont really like home-done bright color tie-dye. too "cheap commercial hippie" for me & a pain to care for. But bleach tie-dye is awesome.and black and gray aren't actually black & gray, so they give up some cool, weird reds, browns &