Category Archives for Fabric Care


Can I Dye My Clothes Black? (Dyeing White Fabric Black)

Whether you want to be Goth or just enjoy looking slim when you wear black clothes, the black color appeals to many people. For some, the darker color hides the dirt better or they make their light-colored

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When Do You Add Fabric Softener To The Wash? (Helpful Tips)

Getting clothes soft is a matter of timing. If you don't have it or are forgetful then you may miss out on the optimum time you need to add the fabric softener to your laundry load. Getting the right timing

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Fabrics That Won’t Bleach: Are Some Fabrics Bleach Resistant?

Generally, fabrics are not safe from the rigors of chlorine bleach. But much has changed since your grandmother was a child. Technology, research, and experiments have all contributed to a new line of

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How Long Does Fabric Paint Take to Dry? Tips to Dry Quickly

Although you may not be in a hurry you want fabric and other paints to dry fast. That way they are less prone to be damaged and your artwork remains in better shape. Unfortunately, it is not always good

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Can You Use Fabric Paint on Canvas? (How To Paint on Canvas)

Finding new fabrics to express your creative talent is not going to be that difficult. Fabric paint goes on a majority of fabrics if it is made for that specific material. The key to using fabric paint

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Does Hydrogen Peroxide Stain Clothes? (How to Bleach Fabric)

Bleach is a risky cleaning agent. It is powerful, does not work with a large number of fabrics, and can be dangerous to your health. But stains need to come out when you want to make the best first impression

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Can You Varnish Fabric? How to Seal Acrylic Paint on Fabric

Preserving works of art. At least in the view of some people that is what painting on fabric is called. Once that work of art is done, you will want to preserve it for posterity and for future archaeologists

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Can You Put Detergent In The Fabric Softener Dispenser?

In the old days, you had to know when to add the soap, bleach, and fabric softener if there was any invented at the time. Nowadays the washing machine will do it all for you if you let it. The only thing

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Dyeing Acrylic: How to Dye Acrylic Yarn Without Ruining It

Unfortunately, there is no automatic color change when it comes to fabrics. You have to be hands-on and watch every step of the process and even if you do that you may not have a successful result.The

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Can You Bleach Acrylic Yarn? How To Bleach Acrylic Fabric

Not everyone is happy with the colors on some fabrics. Their go-to method to get rid of that color is to use chlorine bleach. Chlorine bleach is not for every fabric and can cause some damage if you are

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