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Dyeing over bleach marks

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chelseamorning Tue 07-Jul-09 14:06:06

I have a lovely pair of cotton cropped trousers which I've now ruined by wearing them while cleaning the toilet with bleach! [grrrrrrr emoticon] There are a number of small bleach marks towards the bottom of one leg.

I was thinking of dyeing them from light khaki to say dark brown. Will the bleach marks take the dye the same? Anyone had a positive result from doing this?

bamboo Tue 07-Jul-09 16:34:13

I'm pretty sure the dye will not take in the bleached parts. See here. Sorry.

chelseamorning Tue 07-Jul-09 19:40:11

The spots aren't huge. Just a number of little ones here and there at the bottom. I guess I've nothing to lose...!

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