Whether you’re customizing cords large or small this simple technique allows you to change the color of electrical cables to match, coordinate, or otherwise customize to your project.
At Make Magazine they’ve shared a simple guide to using various primers and stains to color electrical cords. To follow along you’ll need two things: a version of your cord in white and a stain in the color you want to use.
Since the vast majority of sheathing on electrical and electronics cords is made of PVC the cords readily accept color. Fun/customization factor aside we can see how a dye color scheme would be useful. You could, for example. dye the cords that should never be unplugged a bright and cautionary red.
Hit up the link below for additional information and a step-by-step guide.
Make Project: Cable Dyeing [Make]