How to wash collars and cuffs on shirts: the quick way
Classic and versatile white shirt is an unchangeable attribute not only of formal and business style. It will be appropriate in combination with jeans and other attributes of casual wear.
However, the most troublesome thing is trying to wash dirty collars and cuffs. These parts of the shirt need special care and attention. To avoid damaging the fabric, it is important to use delicate laundry detergents, which do not always cope with stains. Read about a quick way to wash collars and cuffs on shirts in the material OBOZREVATEL.
We offer step by step instructions that will help to effectively launder collars and cuffs.
You will need:
- clothes brush
- laundry soap (or regular soap)
- laundry detergent.
Step 1. To increase the effectiveness of washing, rub the collar with a special clothing brush. This will remove surface dirt and keratinized skin particles.
Step 2. Pour warm water into a container and soak the collar.
Step 3. Take household soap and carefully rub the collar and cuffs with it. You can grate soap on a grater and leave the shirt in the water to soak. Stubborn dirt can be rubbed in with a soft brush. The shirt should soak for at least 30 minutes.
Step 4. If dark streaks are left on the collar, you can use dishwashing detergent in a similar procedure: soak, rub and wait 30 minutes. Then rinse the shirt in clean water.
Step 5. After that, wash the shirt in the usual way (by hand or in a washing machine).
By the way, according to experts, most often things deteriorate because of the wrong washing temperature. Read more about the temperature at which things should not be washed.
Earlier OBOZREVATEL told you what ingredients will help to remove yellowing from the collar of a shirt.