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Anyone know how to get mould out of fabric toys using no bleach and no machine washing?

Posted by anon, 02/09/13

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  • what great responses what a wonderful community we have here


  • Its hard when you get mold growth on an unwashable toy, I’ll be trying some of these ideas myself!


  • there are some good comments here


  • you have to soak it in salt water … alot of salt then let it dry and brush off


  • What did you find that worked?


  • what did you end up using?


  • Wow – some great suggestions for me try to out too!


  • Hope you had some success with some of the advice below.


  • Wow lots of interesting ways to do it thanks also


  • Vinegar, bi carb soda and lemon juice are what i use like others have said. But its also good to know about milton and eucalytus oil and tea tree oil. Lots of great ideas ladies.


  • Ohh the sour milk sounds interesting, I am going to try that myself.


  • Some great advice given below.


  • Use sour milk & put it in the sun to dry – the mould will disappear, then wash it as normal.


  • I used either white vinegar or a combination of vinegar and sodium bicarbonate to get mould off furnishings…works a treat


  • Bi carb, vinegar and lemon. Also, mould hates the sun and that will make the lemon bleach it.


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