November 28, 2008, Newsletter Issue #268: Silk Stain Removal

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To spot treat oil stains from silk items, sprinkle cornstarch or baby powder containing cornstarch on item, let sit a few minutes then shake off excess and brush with a soft brush or cloth.

To spot treat water stains on silk, use color-safe bleach or a mix of one part hydrogen peroxide and eight parts water. After treating the stain, hand wash using a protein hair shampoo and donīt twist or pull. Handle the silk gently and hang it to dry.

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