Category Archives for Fabric Care


How to Get Iron Marks Out of Clothes (Fix Scorch and Burn)

Even when you are concentrating on your ironing and being careful, it is possible to be distracted. When that happens your favorite blouse goes up in smoke. Ironing is not without its risks and should

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Ironing Board Leaving Marks on Clothes: Remove and Prevent

Laundry is supposed to remove the marks on your clothing not add to them. But id does happen and the solutions are simple and easy to do. When you see marks, don’t panic, just go with the simplest solution

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Fleece Softener: Why Can’t You Use Fabric Softener on Fleece?

Washing may clean your clothes. That is a very good thing but sometimes, washing some fabrics leaves them stiff or a little hard. When that happens it is easy to reach for the fabric softener to try to

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How to Remove Odors From Silk Sarees and Scarfs (9 Tips)

Must odors go hand in hand with humid regions. Doesn’t matter the country, humidity levels do contribute to those odors you do not like. It doesn’t matter the fabric, those odors have a way of attaching

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How to Hem Polyester Spandex Dress or Pants Easily (8 Tips)

Stretch can be a pain. Many fabrics have a lot of stretch to them. When it comes time to use them in your sewing project, you may end up pulling your hair out as the hems just do not want to co-operate.

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How to Soften Linen Clothing or Sheets Easily (Helpful Guide)

It would be paradise if every piece of fabric would be soft and cuddly. Then people would not have to use their time to soften the material. But life isn’t fair and some fabrics got the short end of

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5 Synthrapol Substitutes and Replacements (Ingredients List)

The state of California has labeled some bottles of this product as a cancer-causing agent. Yet other states do not share California’s belief. How you use Synthrapol will be up to you, you may want to

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Will Embroidery Thread Bleed? (Is Embroidery Thread Washable)

One would think that with all the modern technology available fabric manufacturers and thread makers could solve this problem and make life easier for sewers and embroiderers. Unfortunately, that is not

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How to Remove Pencil Marks From Fabric Easily (Helpful Tips)

When you have a problem wouldn’t it be wonderful if you could just erase it away like you can pencil marks? It would make life so much simpler and easier to live. Even on fabric, pencil marks are not

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Does Chenille Shrink? How to Wash Chenille Blanket or Sofa

Chenille is a popular fabric. The reason it is so popular is that its look changes almost every time the light hits it from a different direction, it changes its color or looks. That makes this a very

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