DIY *Tye Dye Converse-Cute and Easy way to change up an old or new pair of sneakers * Use already bottled bleach spray or make your own solution (¼ cup bleach 2 ¼ cup water)to lighten the area's you want dyed . Spray 2-3 times in each area ONLY! You don't want to put holes in your shoes .For more focused areas such as the tongue or the heel of the shoe ,use an old toothbrush. Be sure to wear GLOVES! Rinse sneakers thoroughly and leave to air dry for at least 48 hrs.