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Ooopse i washed it i cold water will that matter?

i bought these shirts there 100 % cotton shirts im trying to shrink them a bit cause there a little big but i accidently washed them in cold/cold water instead or warm or hot.
will this matter or will the dryer take care of the shrinking for me?

 
sandraberke

Asked by sandraberke at 3:58 PM on Feb. 21, 2011 in Home & Garden

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  • Wash them again in hot then dry them in dryer no biggie ;) GL
    Butterfly1108

    Answer by Butterfly1108 at 4:21 PM on Feb. 21, 2011

  • Hot water will shrink them more than the dryer alone. Try drying them and see if they are small enough, if not, try for the hot water.
    scout_mom

    Answer by scout_mom at 4:02 PM on Feb. 21, 2011

  • Before drying them you can always do a rinse cycle in hot water. Then dry on high heat
    Steph319

    Answer by Steph319 at 4:09 PM on Feb. 21, 2011

  • It won't hurt them, but I'd re-wash them in hot water if you want them to shrink. I always wash my clothes in cold to avoid shrinking them.
    Eviesmommy

    Answer by Eviesmommy at 5:03 PM on Feb. 21, 2011

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