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Why do they make red andwhite clothing?

I have articles of clothing that are red and white. How do I wash them so the red doesn't bleed into the white? I am talking about a shirt with both red and white on the shirt for example, I don't wash my reds and whites together.

 
Kimkh

Asked by Kimkh at 11:39 AM on Apr. 29, 2011 in Home & Garden

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Answers (17)
  • so that they turn pink when you wash them!! seriously wash them in cold water and use color safe bleach
    Christmaslver68

    Answer by Christmaslver68 at 9:32 AM on May. 18, 2011

  • Hand wash in the sink or machine wash seperately, then hang to dry.
    AngieBry

    Answer by AngieBry at 11:44 AM on Apr. 29, 2011

  • I just wash with cold water the way I normally wash clothing. I've never had an issue with bleeding.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 11:54 AM on Apr. 29, 2011

  • I use cold water for all my wash, so that helps with bleeding to begin with, but with brights, I use the shout color catcher sheets. The sheets come out coated with dye and it makes me wonder how my clothes ever came out right without them! I think they're about $3 for 20 or 25 sheets, and I only use them with my brights, so a box lasts a while.
    Mom-2-3-Girlz

    Answer by Mom-2-3-Girlz at 12:57 PM on Apr. 29, 2011

  • Wash on cold with one of the color catcher sheets.
    CraftingMama

    Answer by CraftingMama at 11:51 AM on Apr. 29, 2011

  • lol ginger I was going to say the same.. I just wash in cold water and never have an issue. ( a lot of my daughters' clothes are different colors like that)
    xxhazeldovexx

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 2:47 PM on Apr. 29, 2011

  • Someone else already said it but I was in cold water and I don't have a problem either.
    Peajewel

    Answer by Peajewel at 11:33 AM on Apr. 30, 2011

  • Use cold water, color safe bleach and the color catcher thing.
    Jerichos_Mommy

    Answer by Jerichos_Mommy at 5:38 PM on Apr. 30, 2011

  • Yep, cold water wash.
    Pnukey

    Answer by Pnukey at 6:53 PM on May. 2, 2011

  • cold water hand wash
    KTMOM

    Answer by KTMOM at 10:12 AM on May. 3, 2011

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