Thread: Gi shrinkage
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Old 07-18-2007, 01:59 PM   #3
Lan Powers
Dojo: Aikido of Midland, Midland TX
Location: Midland Tx
Join Date: Oct 2002
Posts: 660
Re: Gi shrinkage

Jo Duncan wrote: View Post
Keikogi are made from cotton which will shrink with washes. I always line dry my aikidogi. You can get "fancy" keikogi which are breathable and all that. Don't know if they are shink-resistant though.

I don't use bleach, just detergent. There really is no need to bleach it.

Peace and love

Unless it gets stained, or marked up.
Bleach makes a good anti-bacterial too (sweat residue)


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