6906Re: Troubleshooting size problems
- Oct 29, 2012Thanks Sue,
I have added 2 rinse tubs to my process and it does help indeed... I was afraid to stir things up until the color had been fixed now I now I can be a llittle more vigorous about this part. Also trying a different brand of MC.
Thanks forr sharing!
--- In Marbling@yahoogroups.com, Sue Cole <akartisan@...> wrote:
> it sounds l like you are not rinsing it out. I have two buckets beside my
> tank and rinse the scarves with a swishing motion like a washing machine in
> first one bucket, then the other to get the excess size and paint out, then
> hang them to dry on a rack that I made or you can use an old fashioned
> diaper drying rack or something. Then I wash them in the washer in a
> short, gentle cycle with a small amount of unscented fabric rinse, then dry
> them in the dryer with towels to heat set them, then iron them with a small
> amount of spray on size to restore the "new" feeling. The always feel soft
> this way.
> the towels help to keep them from tangling.
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