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How to use Scotchgard™ Fabric Crafts Water Shield

Keep your handiwork looking like new with a few simple steps.
  • 1. Prepare

    Protect surrounding non-fabric materials from overspray. If overspray occurs, quickly wipe up.

  • 2. Shake
    Shake can well.
  • 3. Test
    Test for colorfastness. Spray hidden area until wet and wipe vigorously with a white absorbent cloth. If color rubs off, DO NOT USE.
  • 4. Spray
    Hold can upright 6’’ (15cm) from fabric surface. Overlap spray using a slow, sweeping motion. Two light coats are better than one heavy coating.
  • 5. Dry
    Allow to dry between coats.
  • 6. Reapply
    Reapply after every cleaning or annually to maintain protection. Durability of protection varies with wear.
Protect the things you made by hand.
  • Embroidery
    Cross-stich and Embroidery
    Works on almost all fabric, floss, and thread.
  • Knitting
    Knitting and Crocheting
    Keep your yarn goods safe from spills.
  • Quilting
    Sewing and Quilting
    Protect your new heirlooms from stains.

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