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            Ironing Water
Static Cling Reducer Colors
Sweat Stains
Mix 4 cups (1 L) demineralized water with 1 tbsp (15 ml) white vinegar and 15 to 20 drops lavender or lavandin essential oil.
Store in a 1 cup (250 ml) spray bottle and shake well before each use.
Spray on clothes immediately before ironing.
• 1⁄4 cup (60 ml) to 1⁄2 cup (125 ml) of white vinegar
Add vinegar to rinse cycle and, if possible, hang items to dry instead of using the dryer.
Add 1⁄2 cup (125 ml) vinegar to a basin of water.
Soak garment in a vinegar and water solution to keep colors bright and prevent them from running and dyeing other articles.
• Pure white vinegar
Before washing, soak underarms of shirt or sweater in white vinegar, let sit, and then wash as usual.
White vinegar removes body odor from all fabrics, especially lycra.

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