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What is the best way to get rid of felt tip/pen marks on white clothes?

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HarleyQuinn Mon 08-Jun-09 15:04:00

DD has come back from school with black and blue felt tip pen marks all over her white shirt. What do you ladies find works? and more importantly can I buy it in a Co-op or Somerfield? grin


ReneRusso Mon 08-Jun-09 18:57:09

there is a Stain devil specially for felt tips and biros - would probably be able to get it in a larger supermarket

mrsmaidamess Mon 08-Jun-09 19:00:21

Peg them out after stain removing and washing in the remember sunshine..that big hot yellow thing hanging in the sky?

psychomum5 Mon 08-Jun-09 19:01:34

buy new ones!

HarleyQuinn Mon 08-Jun-09 22:48:32

Psychomum5 grin Oh I wish I could, but its part of a Victorian costume she needs again for friday.

Mrsmaidamess I think I do, havent seen it since late last week! grin

ReneRusso Thanks, I'll take a look for it tomorrow!

Montifer Mon 08-Jun-09 22:51:50

Apparently Biro ink is soluble in milk, not sure about felt pen ink - might be worth a try. You can definitely buy it in Co-op / Somerfields grin

bruffin Mon 08-Jun-09 23:00:05

Hairspray sprayed through the material from behind the stain is supposed to work.

HarleyQuinn Mon 08-Jun-09 23:06:40

Thankyou Ladies! smile

cat64 Mon 08-Jun-09 23:07:22

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HarleyQuinn Mon 08-Jun-09 23:12:28

Cat64 - Can I ask a silly question? What do you soak it in? just water or add something to it?

cat64 Tue 09-Jun-09 10:14:20

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HarleyQuinn Tue 09-Jun-09 11:19:35

Thankyou Cat64 smile I will give it a go now

nomorecake Tue 09-Jun-09 11:58:48

soda crystals might work?

HarleyQuinn Tue 09-Jun-09 12:31:33

Nomorecake - Ive heard alot about these but havent had the chance to buy them as of yet smile

shelsco Tue 09-Jun-09 19:27:30

have heardthat fairy liquid works on just about anything if you rub it in before wash.

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