How To Make Light Blue Dye In Minecraft

If you love the blue tone color in Minecraft, but the Blue Dye is way too bold, Light Blue is the one for you! We'll show you how to craft Light Blue Dye.

How To Make Light Blue Dye In Minecraft
How To Make Light Blue Dye In Minecraft

Everything you need to make Light Blue Dye

Light Blue Dye is one of the most favorite dye colors in Minecraft. It’s a mixture of bold Blue Dye and White Dye to create a much lighter color. The crafting recipe is easy as long as you have a proper mob farm.

  • 1x Blue Orchid
  • OR 1x Blue Dye and 1x White Dye
  • OR 1x Emerald

How to craft Light Blue Dye in Minecraft

#1 Collect 1x Blue Orchid

Blue Orchid is a rare flower only generated in the Swamp biome. The only way you can farm it is by using Bone Meal in a Swamp biome.

blue orchid

#2 Collect 1x Blue Dye and 1x White Dye

You can craft 1x Blue Dye with either 1x Lapis Lazuli or 1x Cornflower. For more information about Blue Dye, you can check this article.

lapis lazuli

White Dye can be crafted by using 1x Bone Meal or 1x Lily of the Valley. For more detail about White Dye, you can check this article.

bone meal and lily of the valley

#3 Collect 1x Emerald

Emerald can be obtained by trading with the Villagers. They accept many material items like Sticks, Glass, Books, Ingots, and more.

villager trading

You can also go mining for Emerald Ore, which will yield 1x Emerald when breaking or smelting.

#4 Finish off crafting a Light Blue Dye

You can get 1x Light Blue Dye by placing 1x Blue Orchid in the crafting grid.

blue orchid to light blue dye

With 1x Bue Dye and White Dye, you can craft 2x Light Blue Dye. No Crafting Table is needed.

crafting light blue dye

With 1x Emerald, you can trade with the wandering trader for 3x Light Blue Dye.

trade light blue dye

What is the give command to get a Light Blue Dye?

The command to give yourself a Light Blue Dye is: /give @p light_blue_dye 1

Now you have Light Blue Dye, it’s best to dye your glasses or shulker boxes with it!