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How do i get green crayon out of my clothes. My son had a crayon in his pocket and it melted in the dryer. How do I get it out???

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treysmommy

Asked by treysmommy at 4:44 PM on May. 5, 2011 in Home & Garden

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  • Try ironing it out, same as you would candle wax. Put the item between 2 paper bags and heat with an iron on low heat. The wax should re-melt and the paper bag will absorb it.
    hootie826

    Answer by hootie826 at 4:48 PM on May. 5, 2011

  • Been there, done that with red & yellow. PineSol and a toothbrush did the trick for me.
    specialwingz

    Answer by specialwingz at 4:49 PM on May. 5, 2011

  • I don't have a paper bag. Could i use an old towel? Would it work?
    treysmommy

    Comment by treysmommy (original poster) at 5:32 PM on May. 5, 2011

  • Do you have any stain remover? Shoot... I'm not sure.
    Samanthamommy

    Answer by Samanthamommy at 6:49 PM on May. 5, 2011

  • the iron sounds like it would work. you could use a white towel
    tonyalynn

    Answer by tonyalynn at 8:18 PM on May. 5, 2011

  • Use paper towel or a napkin
    tazdvl

    Answer by tazdvl at 10:53 PM on May. 6, 2011

  • Oh I have no idea, but good luck.
    KTMOM

    Answer by KTMOM at 8:55 AM on May. 7, 2011

  • Well I know how to get wax of the crayon out, but not the color.

    With wax...all you have to do is take some paper towel and a hot iron. You put the paper towel on top of the wax then iron the top of the towel...it transfers the wax. Good luck !
    Wish2Be

    Answer by Wish2Be at 9:29 AM on May. 9, 2011

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