Making Sweatshirts Soft Again

Do you know how the inside of a sweat shirts can become stiff and no longer soft and snuggly? How can I fix that? My favorite sweat shirt is like wearing sandpaper now.

Ad
Showing: Answers Sort: Relevance
September 4, 20060 found this helpful

Have you tried add-in-the-rinse fabric softener?

Ad
ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
Flag
November 3, 20060 found this helpful

Try getting one of those sponges that are soft on 1 side and really rough on the other that most people use to clean toilets or sinks with and flip ur sweatshirt inside out and wet it down with warm to hot water then wash it with shampoo (perferably baby shampoo.) Scrub the shampoo into it with the rough side of the sponge scrubbing in circular motions. Then condition it using conditioner, (doesn't matter what kind) scrubbing it the same way.

To prevent it from happening u might want to drip dry in ur house instead of putting it in the dryer. Dryers like to fry soft materials. And just a tip for future references NEVER put fleece in the dryer. It COMPLETELY fries it and makes the fleece hard and custy.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment on this post or add your answer to this question. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom.

Categories
Consumer Advice Clothing AdviceAugust 31, 2006
More to Explore
ThriftyFun on Facebook
ThriftyFun on Pinterest
Enter a Contest
Free Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Related Guides
Raccoon in park trash bin with plastic bag in its mouth.
Keeping Raccoons Out of the Trash
Paris France Sweatshirt
Uses for Old Sweatshirts
Wood with a screw in it.
Fixing a Loose Screw in Wood
Soft Boiled Egg
Making a Soft Boiled Egg
© 1997-2016 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on June 20, 2016 at 8:47:35 AM on 10.0.0.63 in 877 msecs. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
To Top
Loading Something Awesome!