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how to get dried blood out of white t-shirt?

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MummyAnnabella Fri 01-Aug-08 14:21:53

have tried vanish soap, a stain remover, salt so far...........

Tatties Fri 01-Aug-08 14:27:04

soak in cold salty water?

batters Fri 01-Aug-08 14:27:06

cold water is meant to work.

Reckon though if you have tried other things first and these haven't then it may be permanent.

PinkPussyCat Fri 01-Aug-08 14:31:06

Leave out in sunlight?

pippylongstockings Fri 01-Aug-08 14:35:05

Bleach...... soak it in mild solution for 20min and keep on checking it.

chipmonkey Fri 01-Aug-08 14:40:37

Soak in cold water for at least an hour, then wash in that Vanish Oxi for whites only, the one that comes in a white container, not the pink one.

MummyAnnabella Fri 01-Aug-08 14:41:08

think cold salty water only works if you get it before dried?

how would sunlight work?

would bleach not turn it yellow tingey??

have any of these actually worked?

Twinkie1 Fri 01-Aug-08 14:42:37

Vanish double action spray stuff or soak in their powder for whites oxy stuff - we are always having to get blood out of things due to DD being prone to nosebleeds and normally catching it in her t shirts as we have threatened her with death if she gets blood on her bedroom carpet!

PinkPussyCat Fri 01-Aug-08 15:41:14

MA - Sunlight seems to work on certain stains by 'bleaching' them out, I have tried it on a few different things with success, (thankfully!) not had to try it on blood though. Can't hurt to try...

MummyAnnabella Fri 01-Aug-08 16:00:54

okay now all i need is some sunlight and double action vanish!!

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