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1 Overlock the cut edges, this will prevent your fabric from fraying during washing.
   
2 Wash in the twin tub machine with cold water for 15 minutes.
   
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 45 minutes 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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