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Coffee or Tea (Black or with Sugar) on Washable Clothes/Fabrics


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Coffee or Tea (Black or with Sugar) on Washable Clothes/Fabrics

What you need:

  • Cold Water
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Bowl With Rubber Band
  • Twenty Mule Team Borax(TM)
  • Boiling Water

How to:

  1. Blot up all that you can.
  2. If the garment is washable, flush immediately with cold water.
  3. Rub laundry detergent into the stain and work well between your thumbs before laundering as usual.
  4. If the stain is still visible and you can use hot water on the fabric, stretch over a bowl with tie or rubber band to hold the fabric in place (Like a little trampoline).
  5. Sit the bowl in the sink.
  6. Cover the stain with Twenty Mule Team Borax(TM)
  7. Pour boiling water through it, circling from the outside of the stain until you have reached the center.
  8. Let soak 30 minutes to an hour and relaunder.

Warnings & Cautions:

Do not dry item until you're sure the entire stain is removed, otherwise you may set it in and never be able to remove stain.