You will need
  • On the shelves you can see a lot of ready and efficient means of appretiare (e.g., drugs included in the polyvinyl acetate emulsion). However, it remains a respected and timeless way to give the fabric density in the home remains common starch: potato, corn, rice.
  • Depending on the desired stiffness cromaline the solution to impregnate textiles, make various thickness.
  • Very soft starching if:
  • 5 g of starch (half a teaspoon) in 2 l of water.
  • Soft starching if:
  • 15-20 grams of starch (two teaspoons) - 2 liters of water.
  • The average starching if:
  • 25-30 g of starch (three teaspoons) to 2 litres of water.
  • For strict proportion is chosen adjusted to the required degree of stiffness of cloth (cromaline collars and cuffs, fabrics, DIY, etc.).
Prepare starch milk - stir starch in a little cold water. In another suitable container water to boil. A thin stream pour cold starch suspension into the boiling water, stirring constantly brewed paste.
Strain the resulting mass through cheesecloth or a fine sieve (lumps and clots should not be). Add a measure of water at room temperature, keeping the selected ratio of fluid and starch. Stir the paste.
Lower the carefully washed, washed away and evenly pressed clothes in the solution for 10-20 minutes. Slightly press. Dry up to such an extent that the underwear was a little wet. Ironed not very hot iron.