5 ways to clean or wash the stuffed toy house

By Admin | Domestic Affairs
18 March 2016

himchistka_igrushek_s Soft toys - the constant companions of children.And not just children - even many adults had a passion for collecting stuffed dogs, bears or pink pony.All these toys are good - cute, soft, to create comfort.Only now quickly collect dust.So Mom called and soft toys (especially those huge bears that take up a good half of the room) - Vacuum cleaner.

Should we wash them?Of course, yes!Not less frequently than every 3 months.

And how to do it right, we will understand right now ...

content of the article:

  • Dry cleaning Wet cleaning
  • Handwash
  • Machine wash
  • Shoe frost

DryCleaning soft bears and bunnies at home

method is suitable for medium-sized toys:

  • Take a large plastic bag.
  • Put him a toy.
  • Fall asleep to the classic baking soda or starch (2-3 middle toys - ½ cup).
  • tightly tying the bag and shake vigorously a few minutes.
  • take out a toy and a dry brush to shake the soda, along with pollution.


Large toy gently vacuum the , changing the usual wide nozzle on a specia

l, for upholstered furniture.If it is possible to change the suction mode, we downgrade the level that you do not accidentally "suck" eyes, noses and other details.

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How to wash soft toys with the help of foam?

Wash-soft toys

for felted toys:

  • soaping cloth baby soap.
  • wrung out to the maximum, carefully wipe all contaminated sites.
  • Take a cloth, moisten in clean water (no soap), press, clean the toy again.
  • spread the toy on the window sill (dryer) to final drying.

for toys with glued parts (noses, eyes, bows and so on.) And the balls inside:

  • In a small bowl collect water.
  • Pour baby shampoo and stir until a thick high foam.
  • Recruit foam sponge and start cleaning the toys, trying not to wet it completely.
  • Wipe barely damp cloth.
  • blotted with a towel.
  • dry them, spread out a toy on linen cloth, or laid on the battery.
  • gently comb plush fur brush.

If the toy appeared yellow spots (such appear from time to time), then clean up the stain pour lemon juice and dried in the sun.

Hand wash soft toys - how to?

How to manually wash soft toys?

small toys, that dry quickly, give in manually pressing and do not have an abundance of small parts can be washed by hand in the following manner:

  • Pour into a bowl of warm water.
  • toy baby soap to lather and leave to soak for 10 minutes.
  • If necessary, dostiryvaem with a brush (and permitting texture toys).
  • rinsed toys, squeeze, hang to dry, add up to the battery or "spreads" on the dryer in the sun.

And remember a few rules for washing toys:

  • Toys filled with balls (anti-stress, and for the development of fine motor skills), clean only by wet cleaning.Strongly recommended to wash them in the car: even stronger, at first glance, the joints can disperse in the wash.As a result, you can spoil and toys, and a car.teddy
  • the presence of batteries (musical toys), first gently ripped the seam and pull out the battery.Again sutured (stitching close to filling fell out), erase the most appropriate way and dried.Then put the battery back in place and sutured.
  • Grease stains on toys before washing handle with a sponge soaked in normal rubbing alcohol, or using dishwashing detergent.
  • Toys knitted and velor (without accessories, balls, batteries and plastic parts) is allowed to wash the car, pack them in a special mesh designed for washing delicate garments.With regard to the toy sewn ribbons, hats, and other similar items - they also remain in the grid, if you still come off.
  • is inadmissible washing / cleaning toys chemical means.Only baby shampoo or baby / soap.
  • After cleaning / laundry toy should be well rinsed / clear to her left soap powder or soda.
  • not from all musical toy you can pull the "stuffing".There are also options where music blocks extend over the entire length, including the legs and head toy.In this case, pull out the unit without damaging the product, it is simply impossible.Therefore, the method of cleaning - only with a dry or wet.

Remember to handle all of the toys with the help of special germicidal lamp.

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Everything about the car wash soft toys at home

Rules machine washable toys:

  • sure to study the label on the toy.Not every machine washable.Check
  • toy for music units, batteries, ball fillers dispersed seams.All that can be pulled out - take out.
  • Fold toy in a special net.
  • washed in the delicate washing.
  • use only children's powder!
  • increase the number of rinses at least 1 rinse.
  • water temperature - not higher than 30 degrees.If there is a risk that the toy has bred dust mites - from 60 degrees (after studying the label!).
  • not squeeze toy in the car, so as not to damage it and keep in shape.Just drain the water, and the very toy "squeeze" through a towel.
  • dry the toys in limbo, or the battery when the car is no such function.Knitted toys dry them in a horizontal position.

Machine washable soft toys

eliminates soft toys from ticks using frost

If your toy is so old that still remember your prom night, you can rest assured - they live dust mites.Do not panic, do not rush to throw them out the window - to help cope with the mite cold!

  • Small toys washed at temperatures above 60 degrees.
  • If you can not erase - to remove the bag and we put in the freezer overnight.And then two - just to be sure.
  • Major toy bring to the balcony, carefully vacuum cleaner and leave the cold at night or two.If, before the winter away, remove the toy closet - play with toy-infested dust mites, a child should not be categorically.

not "run" toy.Regular cleaning and washing toys will keep not only their appearance, but also, most importantly, the health of your child.