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how can i get a bleach spot out of my black jeans?

i use bleach for everything i clean except for black jeans. the bleach splashes and its hard to keep from getting it on my pant or jeans. how can you help me with this.thanks

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momma514

Asked by momma514 at 12:47 PM on Dec. 4, 2010 in Home & Garden

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  • You cant get a bleach "spot" out because its not a spot...the bleach takes the color out of the fabric. You just need to be more careful in the future when pouring your bleach. Keep your color clothes away from the area. Another suggestion is to start using color safe bleach additives instead of chlorine bleach.
    lisa89j

    Answer by lisa89j at 12:51 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • You can't =( Even if you dye your jeans black the spot will still be lighter.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:51 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • Did you mean you were wearing the black pants at the time it happened? You just have to be careful or not wear things that can be damaged when you pour bleach.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:53 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • Dye them a few times until it disappears.

    older

    Answer by older at 12:53 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • Dye them tot take a black permanent marker to it for a temporary fix.
    Melbornj

    Answer by Melbornj at 1:02 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • A black permanent marker is the best bet. It probably will not be perfect but it should help. I do that all the time. You might try using oxyclean instead of chlorine bleach.
    tootoobusy

    Answer by tootoobusy at 1:25 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • Not possible.
    khf22

    Answer by khf22 at 1:41 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • i dont think u can, can u?
    san78

    Answer by san78 at 3:06 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • I have a black fabric "painting" marker just for problems like this. You can get it at a fabric/craft store. For a quick fix use a black marker.
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 3:46 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • Write off the jeans as a lesson learned. That isn't a bleach "stain", bleach has no color & doesn't cause stains, it removes color and it will have weakened the fabric. There's a very good chance that the spot will soon be a hole.
    mom2aspclboy

    Answer by mom2aspclboy at 4:44 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

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