Big W have released a great range of hacks for families to do while spending more time at home. Including how to draw a dinosaur tee, upcycle an old jacket and how to tie-dye your own t-shirt.

How to tie-dye

Learning how to tie-dye is really easy and fun for the whole family to enjoy. The process, once you have the right materials, is not difficult at all.

Here is what you’ll need:

  • A white shirt
  • Beads
  • Plastic containers
  • Rit dye
  • Rubber bands
  • Rubber gloves
  • Cooking salt
  • Hot water
  • Squeeze bottle
  • Scissors
  • Ziplock bag

Find the full instructions on how to tie-dye on Big W HERE.

Learn how to draw a dinosaur

Have you ever wanted to learn how to draw a dinosaur? BIG W graphic artist, Steve Cakebread will show you how in 5 easy steps.

Learn how to upcycle your denim jacket

Do you have a very loved denim jacket still hanging up in your wardrobe that you just can’t part with… but wish it had something a little bit extra? Or perhaps you’re feeling creative and looking at ways to revamp your wardrobe. Senior Apparel Designer, Claire Harahap is here to show you how easy it is to upcycle a denim jacket.

What you will need

  • Denim jacket
  • Large piece of fabric or recycled garment
  • Fabric scissors
  • Fabric glue

Find the full instructions on how to upcycle your jacket on Big W HERE.

Read more: Tie-Dye Denim Jacket, Scrunchies and Shoes!

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