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How can I get mothball smell out of clothes

I washed them twice. I read that leaving them outside in the sun during the day helps. Any advice?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 2:26 PM on Jul. 19, 2010 in Home & Garden

Answers (6)
  • Wash them with 1C of vinegar.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 2:27 PM on Jul. 19, 2010

  • Wash the cloths with baking soda.
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 2:27 PM on Jul. 19, 2010

  • Hang them out in the fresh air.
    NannyB.

    Answer by NannyB. at 2:29 PM on Jul. 19, 2010

  • Wash them with tide w/febreeze. That stuff works wonders! Then hang them outside to dry. :-)
    Kiwismommy19

    Answer by Kiwismommy19 at 2:37 PM on Jul. 19, 2010

  • I second the tide with febreeze answer, it worked for me too!
    mommymela87

    Answer by mommymela87 at 2:50 PM on Jul. 19, 2010

  • Or try Dryel, it is supposed to be a substitute for dry cleaning - has a really nice smell.
    tasches

    Answer by tasches at 5:18 PM on Jul. 19, 2010

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