What is the best way to get rid of mold on colored clothes?
This is usually a tough one since the best mold/mildew killers are products with sodium hypochlorite, the active in our Clorox® Regular Bleach2 and Tilex® Instant Mold & Mildew Remover. This is OK for whites and bleachable colors. If you’re not sure if the colors are safe to bleach, I recommend consumers do the quick Bleachability Test (2 tspn Clorox® Regular Bleach2 in 1/4 cup water; apply a drop on a hidden colored area like inside seam, hemline or cuff; wait 1 minute and then blot with towel); no color change means it is safe to use bleach on the item. Any color change could also show you the amount of change in color that likely will occur if you proceed with the liquid bleach usage.
Most colors will not be bleachable so less effective treatments have to be used. Here are a couple of ideas: