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« on: October 29, 2008 09:14:15 PM »

I got scorch marks on the best needlework I've ever done !!!
My husband called it my nano-embroidery
<insert wails and teeth gnashing>
how can I save this Huh
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« Reply #1 on: October 30, 2008 06:59:00 AM »

can you post a picture? Might be able to offer better advice if we can see the problem for ourselves.
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« Reply #2 on: October 30, 2008 02:26:09 PM »

Is it possible for you to wash it? That usually takes the scorch marks out.
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« Reply #3 on: October 31, 2008 03:42:08 PM »

Are the scorch marks directly on the needlework itself?
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« Reply #4 on: November 03, 2008 08:46:10 PM »

SOLVED!
I soaked the fabric in white vinegar and scrubbed the brown bits with a baby toothbrush
then hand washed
its mostly perfect ..I can still find pale splotchs where it was crisped but I figure thats because I know where to look
will post saved piece soon
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