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Black and White Striped/Printed Clothes

What you need:

  • Water
  • Cotton Ball or paper towel
  • Detergent

How to:

  1. Do you wash with light or darks?
  2. test for colorfastness by putting some water on the black stripe.
  3. Dab the area with a cotton ball or paper towel.
  4. Look to see if there is any black or color on the cotton ball
  5. If so you must wash it with dark clothes
  6. If not, it is colorfast and you can wash with light clothes
  7. Launder as usual

Warnings & Cautions:

Always wash stripes and prints with light clothes if they are colorfast. Washing with dark colors can turn the white stripes or pattern gray.