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Gum: Removing Gum from Clothing
 
 

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Here is a thrift friendly way to remove gum from clothing.  Freeze the article of clothing with the gum stuck to it.  When the gum freezes, you can peel it off the clothing.

 

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Here are some other frugal ways to remove gum from clothing.

- Put the article of clothing in hot water, and use a toothbrush to scrape it off.
 
- Soak the area with rubbing alcohol, let it soak in, the then gently peel it off with a soft knife or spatula.
 
- Soak in fabric softener and then wash the garment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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