Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Washable paint my ass

Anyone know why washable paint isn't, well, washable? A couple of weeks ago I threw a towel with washable paint on it in the laundry and you want to know what happened? I dyed a bunch of stuff pink. Last night Iris and the babysitter painted and I neglected to tell her to remove Iris' pretty new dress. I threw it in the wash and gee, there's still paint on it! I'm so mad. Trying some new tricks to remove the paint.

Any suggestions?

4 comments:

  1. some pervert is going to come along and say, "Washable paint your ass? No problem!" hahahahahhahahaha

    My only suggestion is OxiClean - love the spray and I just heard if you soak the dyed stuff in OxiClean powder & warm water that it will come out.

    I hope you get it out.

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  2. Yeah, washable is kind of a loose term. I think it means it's washable IF you wash it out right away.

    I would second the Oxyclean suggestion. I love that stuff.

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  3. I always use Clorox 2, and it takes most stuff out if you apply right away and keep the soiled area wet. I hand scrub and then toss into the wash. It may not help now, but maybe next time.

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  4. Totally laughing at the first comment here... ha!

    No suggestions for you- sorry!

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    Steph
    Adventures In Babywearing

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