Speaking of Laundry…

At work yesterday, a dog who had a bloody nose shook his head and got blood all over my pants. We use hydrogen peroxide to clean blood out of fur, so I tried it on my pants. It seemed to work for the blood that was still wet, but the dried blood didn’t come out. I washed my pants in the washing machine twice in cold water last night. The stains were still there. It looks like I’ll have to turn to some form of store-bought stain remover.

At least it doesn't show up very badly on fuschia.

At least it doesn’t show up very badly on fuschia.

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6 Responses to Speaking of Laundry…

  1. Lauren says:

    Aren’t those like badges of honor on your scrubs?

    My first google for ‘how to remove dried blood stains’ came up with this, but now I worry that I’m on some watchlist. I’m not a murderer, internet!

  2. Carol says:

    H2O2 was the go-to for blood removal in the needlework industry – that, and one’s own saliva. Can you ask the dog to come back and spit on your scrubs perhaps? 😉

  3. Lloyd says:

    I, for one, would like to see you in that whole outfit.

    • Michele Steppe says:

      Exactly Lloyd! I’m hoping he will post a full body shot in his scrubs one day. I’ve always wanted to wear scrubs – so cool.

  4. Peggy says:

    I LOVE that color scrubs! And I bet this won’t be the last stain you get on them. I would guess it goes with the territory so you probably should stock up on some SHOUT. Or some plastic overalls.

    And speaking of scrubs…..have you ever done this at work:


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