Minecraft

How to dye a leather armor in Minecraft

There are different armors available in Minecraft that you can equip to fight against different mobs and defend yourself. One of them is the leather armor which is not that durable compared to others such as iron and diamond, but it is still suitable for you especially if you are a beginner.

Another great thing about this armor is that you can dye it to any color of your choice as well if you didn’t like its original color to make it more appealing to the eyes which will be the main topic of this article.

Items required to dye leather armor

The complete leather armor set consists of 4 items which are leather boots, leather tunic, leather pants, and leather cap. All these items required only leather to make but their quantities vary. Later you can combine them with any dye to change their colors. You can get leather by killing different animals such as cows, horses, and llamas.

How to Dye Leather Boots

This will give you +1 armor and you can make them by placing 4 pieces of leather on a crafting table.

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How to Dye Leather Tunic

It is used to protect your chest from harmful attacks and provide you with +3 armor. You can make it by placing 8 pieces of leather on a crafting table.

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How to Dye Leather Cap

It will give you +1 armor and you can protect your head with it. It can be made by placing 5 pieces of leather on a crafting table as shown below:

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How to Dye Leather Pant

You can protect your lower body with this as it will provide you with +2 armor. You can make it by placing 7 pieces of leather on a crafting table:

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How to Dye Leather Armor

You can make a dye by using different flower available in the game. The color of the dye depends on the flower that you are collecting, and you can find them by going to any place with grass on the ground.

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Now let’s try to make red-colored dye and for that you need to find a flower with the name of “Poppy”.

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Now place 1 poppy on a crafting table to make 1 piece of dye.

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Now place a red dye along with any part of the leather armor that you want to change the color. Now this is what my character will look like by wearing normal leather armor.

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Now let’s change the color of the leather tunic to red by placing it along with a red dye on a crafting table.

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In the above image you can see that we have made a red-colored dye, but the difference is not that visible. So, now we are going to make a dye of yellow so that the difference can be seen clearly.

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You can make it by placing a “Dandelion” flower on a crafting table.

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You can also apply different colors tn the armor sets depending on your creativity.

Conclusion

Leather armor is one of the basic sets of armor available in the Minecraft game that is more suitable for you if you are a beginner or just starting the adventure. Their original color is very dull, so to make it more appealing you can change it by using any of the dyes available in the game that we have discussed in detail in this article.

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