Thread: Indigo hakama
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Old 01-18-2009, 05:30 PM   #22
Cady Goldfield
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Re: Indigo hakama

As an addendum to the above ---

Dye-fixing won't really work on a heavily-dyed item until it's been washed at least a couple of times, in my experience. Items such as these cotton indigo-dyed hakama tend to be so saturated with dye that they dry with a lot of residue on them. You have to remove some of it first through washing, then you can apply the dye-fixitive process. And hope for the best.
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