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Dingo's Armor Styling Guide ~ 1.4

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dingousa
Level 46 : Master Mage


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As most of us know from OliverFrenchieo s tutorial/info

on the latest 1.4 snapshot, armor will have the

ability to be colored. So, I decided to have a peak

at what kind of interesting combinations can

be created. Without further adieu, we begin!

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First off, you need to gather your materials. In this case,


cow
leather
and
dyes
.
The
cow
leather
is for crafting your


leather
armor,
which can be
dyed
.


To make
leather
armor, see below:


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Secondly, go gather your preliminary dyes. These will get you started on your way to combining dyes. Here are the objects that will give you specific preliminary
c
o
l
o
r
s
:


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Now, to business! >:D


You have all your pretty
c
o
l
o
r
s
, so now you can start combining certain
c
o
l
o
r
s
to obtain new
c
o
l
o
r
s
. I have made a chart to depict this ever-enchanting process. :3


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Yayz! Now, you remembered to keep a backup of those preliminary
c
o
l
o
r
s
, right? Good. :)


(NOTE: The purple dye is obtained from the red + blue combination. Pink is obtained from the red + white combination.)


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Take out that leather armor you made, and choose your favorite
c
o
l
o
r
(or colors, if you want a different color for each piece of armor)
from the now large collection. Simply plop each piece into your crafting table grid, and voilà ! Stylish armor to wear! :D


(Me in my favorite colors, + crafting recipes.)


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Don't like your styled armor
? Not to worry!


Simply
wash it by right clicking on a filled cauldron. ;)


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Note: These are not all the possible combinations. Try combining 3, 4, and even 5 dyes together on a piece of leather armor to see if it gets a different color.


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Thanks for reading this tutorial! I hope you enjoyed it, because I enjoyed writing it. :D


I leave you with this graphic:


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Tags:Tutorial, Armor, Styling, Guide, Dingo, Dingousa, Dyes, Colors
Credit:Photo editing, putting together: dingousa

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Posted 2012-12-06 19:36:33
by dingousa

Update #3 : 09/01/2012 5:53:58 pm9/01/12

- Added Color Wheel section.

Update #2 : 08/31/2012 12:27:32 pm8/31/12

- Added custom 'I leave you with this graphic' image. ;)
- Added OUTRO banner.

Update #1 : 08/30/2012 10:04:42 am8/30/12

- Removed Spoiler due to possible confusion.
- Added item names to Gathering picture.

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ipipero612
Level 1
New Explorer
January 16, 2014, 2:31 pm

*takes black dye* *makes black armor* I AM THE NINJA OF THE NIIIIGHT Epic tutorial, dude :D

I am the Doctor
Level 12
Journeyman Explorer
December 27, 2013, 6:08 pm

Can you tell me how to make a bright red? Code: FF0000

WillowBlade
Level 1
New Artist
December 7, 2012, 6:46 pm

I love your bogs! Please, keep posting! =)

dingousa
Level 46
Master Mage
December 7, 2012, 6:59 pm

Thanks Willow :)

ParaHaXz
Level 32
Artisan Pixel Painter
September 5, 2012, 5:31 am

Worthy of a diamond!

FlamingDragon96
Level 29
Expert Demolitionist
September 4, 2012, 7:24 pm

It's awesome how Dinnerbone did the coding for this! Two million different shades of color!

PS. Nice presentation, you just gained a subscriber.

dudeRYANdude
Level 6
Apprentice Architect
September 2, 2012, 3:15 pm

I plan on dyeing my leather armor to be white so i can camoflauge into the snow bioms. :D

dingousa
Level 46
Master Mage
September 2, 2012, 4:00 pm

Good idea! :D
That will be good on PvP servers.

marc3333
Level 1
New Miner
August 30, 2012, 3:51 am

Thanks ding I used to not be good with making dyes but not no more!

FoofleManiac
Level 4
Apprentice Explorer
August 30, 2012, 3:23 am

Great! It would have been good to see some Colored Armor, but other than that, It couldnt have been better. nicely done.

dingousa
Level 46
Master Mage
August 30, 2012, 4:57 am

If you click the Spoiler drawer, there are some Colored Armor pictures.

FoofleManiac
Level 4
Apprentice Explorer
September 3, 2012, 4:38 am

well now i feel stupid. nice job

Linken
Level 39
Artisan Slime Tamer
August 29, 2012, 6:21 pm

I love the way you present your blogs. :)

ZaphodX
Retired Moderator
Level 72
Legendary Warrior
August 29, 2012, 3:15 pm

Very nice. Could do with more detail but very nicely presented.

dingousa
Level 46
Master Mage
August 29, 2012, 4:17 pm

Thanks Zaphod. ;)
What about it needs more detail, though? Should I put item names and color names on the pictures, or add more to the How-To bit?

ZaphodX
Retired Moderator
Level 72
Legendary Warrior
August 30, 2012, 8:32 am

Well you go into enough detail, but the actual topic needs scope/detail, ultimately it's a guide for adding dye to armour to create coloured armour, could have been explained in a couple of sentences. Not meant in a nasty way, I do wish I could have presentation like you.

dingousa
Level 46
Master Mage
August 30, 2012, 8:50 am

Ok, thanks Zaphod. I appreciate the feedback. :)
I know that I could have done a simple short tutorial saying 'Get dye. Put dye + armor in crafting bench. You're done!' I didn't want to make it like that, though, and decided to add more to it.

Frostgeneral2k
Level 47
Master Technomancer
August 29, 2012, 12:38 pm

Awesome!

dingousa
Level 46
Master Mage
August 29, 2012, 12:51 pm

Thanks Frost. :)

Derekcool
Level 11
Journeyman Miner
August 29, 2012, 11:23 am

Cool

dingousa
Level 46
Master Mage
August 29, 2012, 11:24 am

Thanks. :)

Withah_Killah
Level 5
Apprentice Skinner
December 28, 2012, 3:17 pm

Cool DINO!! XD

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