Tristan Olivo was the bridesmaid for the May wedding, but the color of the dress she ordered was wrong.
Olivo shared a TikTok video and showed how to dye the dress twice to get the right shade.
Olivo said she liked the color of her dress after the bride dyed it.
Tristan Olivo She was allowed to choose the bridesmaid dress she wanted for her friend’s wedding — as long as the dress was charred or rusty orange.
She bought 3 different dresses And I fell in love with the $ 40 option from Shein. There was only one problem. It was neon orange.
Instead of choosing another dress in the orange shade that the bride requested, Oliver decided to dye Shane’s gown a few days before the wedding.
She shared part 1 of her journey TikTok video May 8th. As of Sunday, this video had been viewed 23.9 million times.
To change the color of the dress, Oliveo first cooked an orange and yellow dye from the brand Rit Dye on the stove and put the dress in the mix for 30 minutes. She then hung the dress to dry and, as the video said, “prayed for it to be the correct color.”
“The first time I dyed it, it was a little darker, but nothing was noticeable,” she told the insider.
After her first TikTok video went viral, Rit Dye commented and told her the exact dye mix that gave her the orange shade she wanted. Olivo bought the dye from Amazon and tried to adjust the color of her dress again.
May 9th, Oliveo makes a second attempt TikTok video The number of views on Sunday was 5.9 million. She told insiders that her second attempt to dye her dress worked better than her first attempt, eventually resulting in a perfect orange shade.
“This was the first time I had dyed something, so I was just flapping it,” she said. “Overall, I was stressed, but I was relieved because it was over.”
“It’s always been my favorite of all I had, so it feels good to be able to wear a dress,” Oliveo added. “That’s why I spent all my work on dyeing.”
In the end, Olive told Insider that her bride liked the look of the dress and asked the rest of the bridesmaids to choose the look that suits Olive.
“When she looked at me in it, it looked so good that she wore it and set me up,” she said. “It all mixed very well and she was very happy.”
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