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how to iron...without an iron

i'd like to put an iron-on applique on my sons onesie. I dont have an iron. a friend of mine told me she uses her tea kettle to iron her hubby's shirts. i dont have a tea kettle. would a regular saucepan work??

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:24 PM on Apr. 15, 2009 in Hobbies & Crafts

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  • Use the neighbors iron.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:25 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • stick it back in the dryer
    Breezy1988

    Answer by Breezy1988 at 8:26 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • go buy an iron for $10 at walmart, or borrow one
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:41 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • ok only answers i'm getting is to use an iron.....is there no other way?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:44 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • Well, I think that everyone is just not understanding why you don't just go get a cheap iron for $10 or less. Why not? Once you do one of these projects, you will want to do more. And how do you get stubborn wrinkles out of your clothes? Do you just wear them looking all sloppy? Just go buy an iron.
    casperskitty

    Answer by casperskitty at 1:04 PM on Apr. 16, 2009

  • http://search.yahoo.com/search;_ylt=A0geu7AGsOdJHH0Bfv9XNyoA?fr2=sg-gac&sado=1&p=clothes%20ironing%20alternatives&fr=yfp-t-501-s&fr2=sb-top&pqstr=ironing%20alternative&gprid=oZXv7c1TR2OxfQ5_bPbTcA
    xxhazeldovexx

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 6:25 PM on Apr. 16, 2009

  • To answer your question.....I would think that would work.

    P.S. I don't own an iron either
    the3jsandme

    Answer by the3jsandme at 9:57 PM on Apr. 16, 2009

  • i would buy an iron. i just did 5 ironons for onsies for my friend, and the home iron barely transferred then - they dont get hot enough to do it easily. so a teapot might work for wrinkles but i dont think it will for the transfer.
    science_spot

    Answer by science_spot at 4:52 AM on Apr. 18, 2009

  • I got rid of my iron years ago! I just dampen the item with a spray bottle & put in in the Dryer with a towel & all the wrinkles are gone:) I use the bottom of my small fry pan (its stainless steel) when I'm desperate though.

    dansuehath

    Answer by dansuehath at 3:34 PM on May. 16, 2009

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