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How to get Stains out?

My daughter has some outfits that are stained, BUT have already been washed. So the stain is set in. Are there any solutions to getting them out?
Some she'll be grown out of soon, but we're keeping all her clothes in case we have another girl. I'd really hate to throw some of these away!

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MommyLee08

Asked by MommyLee08 at 3:06 PM on Aug. 21, 2009 in General Parenting

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Answers (7)
  • I don't know if it would work after there washed but try a dab of dish washing soap or some baking soda.
    NicholeAT

    Answer by NicholeAT at 3:11 PM on Aug. 21, 2009

  • I use oxyclean and the tide-to-go
    Lovin_mybaby5

    Answer by Lovin_mybaby5 at 3:16 PM on Aug. 21, 2009

  • I have gotten lots of set in stains by putting shout on it and then sprinkling oxyclean over that. i ley it sit for about an hour and wash
    treynlisa

    Answer by treynlisa at 3:16 PM on Aug. 21, 2009

  • I spray with shout & let it sit a day before washing. repeat if necessary.
    motherofhope98

    Answer by motherofhope98 at 5:27 PM on Aug. 21, 2009

  • If you have already washed the clothes, there isn't much you can do to get a set in stain out. Sorry, you may end up having to throw out the clothes. If clothes are stained, they need to be treated right away. Usually once a stain is set in, it doesn't come out.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 5:34 PM on Aug. 21, 2009

  • my mom gets the worst set in stains out by soaking them in oxyclean for 6 hrs!
    toledoohiomom

    Answer by toledoohiomom at 9:44 PM on Aug. 21, 2009

  • Shout advanced for set in stains

    It works miracles!
    Wildkitten82

    Answer by Wildkitten82 at 9:49 PM on Aug. 21, 2009

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