Stain Solution is ideal for protein and tannin stains, such as wine, coffee, ink, grass, urine, blood, and old, set-in stains such as pit stains.
The Wash & Stain Bar works the material to remove dirt, grease, oil, and makeup.
To remove odor, presoak the item for 30 minutes in cool water mixed with ¼ cup of Scented Vinegar.
Note: Treat voile as a cotton, delicate, or wool item depending on the fabric content.
Handwashing is always the best and safest method for washing voile.
For cotton or synthetic voile, add 2 capfuls or a squirt of Signature Detergent to a washbasin or sink filled with warm water.
For wool voile, use Wool & Cashmere Shampoo and cool water.
Submerge the item and gently agitate the water with your hands to evenly distribute soap. Soak for up to 30 minutes.
Rinse well by running cool water through the item until the water is no longer soapy.
Do not wring. Instead, press the water out of the item.
Knit items like tops should be stored folded to prevent stretching or distorting. Woven items such as pants can be hung.
Always store items clean and store in a breathable cotton storage bag to protect items from pests. Storing in plastic encourages yellowing and can trap mildew-causing moisture, a prime environment for pests.
Storing in plastic encourages yellowing and can trap mildew-causing moisture, a prime environment for bugs.
All techniques are based on textile science. Not all garments perform and react as science would predict.