What You Need:

  • Plastic Bag (Large enough to hold item to be cleaned)
  • Dull Straight edge (i.e. - Back of a knife, old credit card)
  • 2 - Brown Paper Bags (Grocery store bags would work fine)
  • Ironing Board
  • Iron
  • Denatured Alcohol

How to:

  1. Place the item in the plastic bag and put in freezer.
  2. Let the wax freeze.
  3. Scrape off what you can with dull straight edge.
  4. Lay brown paper bag on ironing board (No writing facing the fabric)
  5. Cover the item with the other paper bag (Again, make sure no writing from the bag is facing the item.)
  6. Press with a medium/hot iron, moving the paper bag like a blotter until you have absorbed every bit of wax you can.
  7. Blot leftover color stains with denatured alcohol.
  8. Use patience to ensure best results.
  9. Be sure any writing on the paper bags is facing away from the fabric, otherwise you may transfer the lettering to your fabric.

Notes:

Use patience to ensure best results.

Warnings & Cautions:

Be sure any writing on the paper bags is facing away from the fabric, otherwise you may transfer the lettering to your fabric.
Cleaning Tip Title: Candle Wax on Clothes or Linens
WP Forms Entry ID: 640

Keywords:

  1. Candle Wax
  2. Candle Wax on Clothes
  3. Wax
  4. Candle Wax on Linens
  5. Melted Candle

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