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How Can I Remove Dye Transfer on Silk Pants?

I have done a stupid thing and hand washed 100% silk pants that are dry clean only. They are red with white flowers on them. The red dye has bled into the white. I know I can't use Rit on them, being silk.

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Is there any way I can do a spot-clean style stain removal on the white flower part? I'm really stuck, and want to fix it. Any advice would be awesome.

By Rob

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When washing garments were the dye runs off the fabric add some sea salt and that helps to keep the dye in.

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