How To Make Purple Dye In Minecraft

If you want your base to have a romantic vibe, purple is one of the crucial colors! In this article, we'll show you how to craft a Purple Dye in Minecraft.

How To Make Purple Dye In Minecraft
How To Make Purple Dye In Minecraft

Everything you need to make Purple Dye

Purple Dye is a secondary dye in Minecraft. It can only be crafted by using primary dye color or by trading with the wandering trader. But still, the recipe is fairly easy to craft.

  • 1x Red Dye
  • 1x Blue Dye
  • OR 1x Emerald

How to craft Purple Dye in Minecraft

#1 Collect 1x Red Dye

You can craft 1x Red Dye by using 1x Poppy, Red Tulip, or Beetroot.

red tulip, poppy, and beetroot

You can also use 1x Rose Bush to craft 2x Red Dye.

rose bush

Another way is to trade 1x Emerald with the wandering trader for 3x Red Dye.

trade red dye

#2 Collect 1x Blue Dye

Blue Dye can be crafted by using 1x Lapis Lazuli or Cornflower. You can obtain Lapis Lazuli by breaking or smelting Lapiz Lazuli ore.

lapis lazuli

For Cornflower, you can find them in Plains, Sunflower Plains, Flower Forest, and Meadow biome.

cornflower

#3 Collect 1x Emerald

Emerald can be obtained by breaking or smelting Emerald Ore. You can find Emerald ore in mountain biomes.

emerald ores

Alternatively, you can make a trading system using Villagers and trade for Emeralds.

villager trading hall

#4 Finish off crafting a Purple Dye

When you have 1x Red Dye and 1x Blue Dye, put them together in the crafting grid (no Crafting Table needed) to get 2x Purple Dye.

crafting purple dye

If you have 1x Emerald, you can also trade it with the Wandering trader for 3x Purple Dye.

trade purple dye

What is the give command to get a Purple Dye?

The command to give yourself a Purple Dye is: /give @p purple_dye 1

Now you have Purple Dye, it’s time to make your base look more romantic and lovely!