How To Wash A Signed Shirt?

Can you wash a shirt signed with Sharpie?

how to care for a Sharpie-signed shirt. Wait as long as possible before you wash it the first time. Wash only in cool water, if possible, since hot water is much better at washing stains out than cold water is, and avoid bleach. There is still absolutely no guarantee that it won’t wash out, but this should help.

How do you preserve a signed shirt?

Use a dry iron (no steam) and keep the iron flat over the signature for at least one minute. Do not rub which could smear the ink, but lift the iron up and down over the signature while applying firm pressure to prevent scorching. If you don’t have an iron, toss the signed fabric into the dryer.

Will Sharpie stay on fabric after washing?

Sharpie produces a Rub-a-Dub marker that won’t wash out of fabrics, even without heat.

How does vinegar set permanent marker on fabric?

Before washing, place it in a dishpan or bucket with 1 part white vinegar to 5 parts water for an hour to set the colors. Rinse thoroughly in cold water, then wash by itself, on permanent press cycle, cold water. The vinegar mixture made the marker run all over the shirt.