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Posted on: 8/23/03 8:30 AM
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For stain,spot removing at fabric you can use carbonic mineral water.I received this tip by another dreesmaker who removed a undentified spot out of wool crepe with spa water.
Spa rood is a brand in the Netherlands but I assume it will do with other brands also.Because the water is carbonic means that there will not appear a ring around the removed spot, which will occure when you remove a spot with tap water.Do a test first for silks and other fabric to make sure it does not damage or make it worse.
I have since I learned this tric always a small bottle at hand.


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Georgene said...
Carbonated maybe? You mean water with bubbles, like Perrier? I think I have heard about this technique, nice to know it works!
8/23/03 11:12 AM
els said...
Yes Georgene, carbonated water it is I could not find your translation in my dictionary, thanks for the reply so it is better to understand what I meant.I did not wrote perrier because perrier comes also without the bubbles.
8/23/03 6:43 PM
Rae said...
I just wanted to say that it was so nice of you to take the time to look up the words in the dictionary to let us know about this great tip- Triple thanks to you, Els Rae
8/24/03 1:04 AM
 
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