ClothingCleaning
To Top

Cleaning a Formal Dress at Home

How do I clean a little girl's white stoned pageant dress?

By Sara

Ad

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

August 14, 20100 found this helpful

How can I clean a white pageant dress at home? It has stains on it and is laced at the bottom?

Cheryl from Glade Hill, VA

Answers:

Cleaning a Formal Dress at Home

Have you tried the "Dryel" stuff made for "dryclean only" things to do at home. (03/14/2009)

By Ms_Iceangel

Cleaning a Formal Dress at Home

I have had a lot of success with a dry cleaning method which I read about in a 100 year old book. It is very good for light coloured clothes. You take some cornflour (that's what we call it in the UK, I think it's called cornstarch in the US) and rub it in and leave it. The next day you brush it out and if necessary rub more cornflour in. You keep doing this until the marks are gone.

Ad


Dry cleaning fluids are grey coloured and can make white clothes look even dirtier. Always try to avoid buying white "dry clean only" clothes. (03/14/2009)

By Julia W.

Comment Was this helpful? Yes
Related Content
Categories
Home and Garden Cleaning ClothingAugust 14, 2010
Guides
Girl waiting for her date to a dance.
Asking a Guy to Winter Formal
A formal beaded dress in white.
Finding a Decorative Bead for Formal Dress
Wedding Dress
Cleaning a Wedding Dress
A high school girl wearing a nice prom dress.
Finding a Cheap Prom Dress
More
🎂
Birthday Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/09/20 05:20:42 in 648 msecs. ⛅️️ ⚡️
Loading Something Awesome!