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How to Whiten Silk Scarf

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By Allan

My Laundry Question

i have an old white silk scarf that we wore with an overcoat, It has slightly yellowed after being stored for ears.How can it be restored to white?

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this was a scarf that we all wore at one time or another with our overcoats back in the day. It has been stored in tissue paper for years and has yellowed slightly over time. I would now like to wear it again but need to get it back to white.

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  • I have not tried anything yet - i don't want to ruin the silk or make matters worse so I hope you can help me

Mary Marlowe Leverette, About.com Laundry & Laundry Rooms, says:

To restore your scarf, just follow these tips.

Good luck!

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