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Digital Print | 09: Washing and Finishing Fabrics |
1. Overlock the two cut edges, this is to prevent your fabric from fraying during washing.
2. Wash in the twintub machine with cold water for 15 mins.
3. Then wash in the automatic machine for a full cycle at 30°C with a few drops of liquid detergent
(washing time is around 1 hour). During this wash, empty the twin tub machine and refill with clean cold water.
4. Return you fabric to the twin tub machine and wash for a further 45mins in cold water.
5. Spin dry your fabric, empty and clean the twin tub machine.
6. Hang your fabric somewhere clean to dry.
7. Iron with a clean iron. If you can't find a clean iron - place a sheet of clean newsprint between the iron and your fabric.
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