Advice 1: How to fix dye on fabric

Always a pity when bright clothes quickly washed away the paint. Delicate wash cycle in cold water prolongs the life of the products, but it is better to fix the paint on fabric. Especially if you do it stained.
How to fix dye on fabric
You will need
  • Sol;
  • water;
  • soda;
  • - the pelvis;
  • - washing machine
  • - vinegar;
  • - washing powder;
  • - ammonia;
  • - iron.
The canvas, painted at home, won't fade and will long remain bright, if you rinse fabric in special solutions. This can be a mixture of salt and baking soda. The volume of water in 10 l take half a Cup of ordinary table salt and baking soda. These proportions are calculated for cut fabric size of 2 m by 1.5 m. the soaking Time depends on the fabric and type of dye you used. Soak and mysterywith things after a soda-salt solution in the pelvis, so as not to spoil the washing machine. Rinse the fabric very thoroughly, otherwise it can remain the stains from the salt. Another option is to dissolve the same amount of water a glass of vinegar. It must be vinegar and not vinegar essence.
If you need to fix the paint on woolen garments, soak it in washing powder or liquid detergent, add ammonia at the rate of 1 tsp per 10 liters of water. Briefly put those in the water, then quickly wash. The water should be cold, around 35oC. Several times to rinse the clothes. At the last rinse add the water vinegar. It should take 5 teaspoons per 10 liters of water.
If you need to fix the paint you apply with a picture or pattern on the fabric, carefully read the instructions. Some pigments can have its own characteristics that need to be followed. If there are no special notes no, then after you have applied the paint to the fabric, let them dry completely. On average, this takes up to 6-8 hours. Then about three minutes to iron iron the pattern. Select the temperature for cotton. Do not use mode couple. Iron the item inside out or from the face, but then puts a cloth. In the future, so the paint is not washed out of the fabric, wash the thing by hand in cold water or in the washing machine delicate washing at 40oC.

Advice 2: How to fix batik

The paint on batik can be mounted in two ways: the iron and steam. The choice of a depends on the used dye. This is usually indicated on the packaging, but also you can consult the seller.
How to fix batik
You will need
  • - iron
  • newspaper;
  • - a sheet of white paper;
  • - big pot;
  • - water.
If you painted the fabric in the technique of hot batik, before the fixing of the dye, remove from the product wax. First you need to remove all the wax mechanically, that is, to shake, scrape and otkolupyvat. On a flat surface lay newspaper, in several layers. Put it on a cloth. On top of the product put another newspaper.
Iron the paper with an iron, it should move the wax from the cloth. Several times, change the sheets, until they exude wax. Now it is possible to fix the dye on the fabric.
If you used paint, you can create your own iron, you can iron the product after the dye is completely dry.
To fix dye vapor, after you finished painting the fabric, take a sheet of paper, the size is several inches longer products. Lay painted fabric on paper. Roll it into a roll. Try not to get folds. Then turn the roll "snail". Tying with string.
Pick up the pot (or other container) of a size that "snail" could fit in the top, not touching her cap and walls. Tie the bundle to the edges of the pan with a drawstring.
Pour into the container of water. Do this carefully, along the wall. The amount of water should be such that during boiling the product did not get a drop of water, otherwise it will have spots and stains.
Cover with a rug or blanket that will absorb the condensate, and then cover with the lid and put on fire. Superelite painted fabric and a half to two hours. Remove from heat and let water cool. Remove the wrapped in paper tissue. Remove paper. Rinse the product in warm water and then in cold. Dry and fix with an iron.
If you fix dyes on fabric in this way, the fabric can be washed. When you first rinse water colored, it is washed away do not soak the paint.
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