Have a stain from a Sharpie®, how do I remove it?
Sharpie® pens are generally permanent, so it may be difficult to get the stain out. That said, if you start by pre-treating the stain with a little bit of alcohol-based hand sanitizer to begin breaking up the ink, you will increase your chances of success. Just squirt a little onto the stain and rub it in. Usually the stain will spread out into the hand sanitizer – after a few minutes, rinse the stain, and then pre-treat it again depending on what color and type of fabric the item is:
With the school season back in full swing – do any other readers have difficult pen, marker or highlighter stains that need to be removed?