Sooner or later there is a need to wash the thing in which flaunts embroidery. But is it possible to wash the finished work in the machine the machine? How to wash cross stitch with their own hands, without hurting the picture? How to dry and can it be ironed after washing embroidery thing? This will tell.
Do I need to wash after working on embroidery pattern? Typically, such a need arises. But if at the end you find yourself embroidery canvas change color, fingerprints or other contaminants, should immediately go clean it up.
embroidery, washing includes the required steps:
Step 1. Soak
The first thing to wash embroidery after work. Must start with soaking in warm water and detergent. What is it?
Suitable means are presented in the table:
Means 1. Dishwashing liquid
Add the water a couple of tablespoons of detergent for dishes. Leave for 10 minutes.
Means 2. Liquid powder for colored clothes
Suitable liquid or gel powder for washing colored things.
Means 3. Shampoo / soap without dyes
Add cap shampoo or liquid soap from neutral acidity.
Means 4. Laundry soap
Means 5. washing powder
You can use granulated powder for hand washing. Suffice it to one scoop.
Thread for embroidery can not tolerate high temperatures, however recommended soaking water at a temperature of 40 ° C.
Step 2. Wash
Now look at how to properly wash cross stitch. There are two main options: one for cleaning the pattern on the fabric of the invoice, and the second - for the water-soluble:
Approach 1. waybill canvas
Approach 2. Water-soluble canvas (Example pictured)
Step 3. Drying
How to dry the embroidery after washing? The principal steps of:
- Such things can not be pressing for a start let drain excess water.
- To remove all moisture, take a thick towel and lay on top of the product.
- Cover the embroidery with a towel on top and gently pat.
- Expand the towel and check the moisture level of things. If necessary, repeat the process again using a dry cloth.
While the product is wet, try to stretch it slightly and leveled. Make it neat movements, so as not to distort the image.
Bulky items with embroidery can be dried upright, hanging on the dryer by means of pegs.
Step 4. Valet
To start ironing only after the complete drying of the web. It is necessary to lay a dry towel on a flat surface, gently spread out over it embroidery iron and iron included in the minimum temperature.
You can apply and hand steamer. For this product hang vertically and walk with superheated steam at a distance of 30 cm.
We have found that cross-stitch can be washed in just four steps. The main thing is to adhere to the above recommendations, so as not to spoil the picture. Videos in this article clearly shows how to wash clothes with embroidery. If you have questions - contact the comments.