I should have addressed this earlier, but well, I've been procrastinating.... When I washed my Penny Sampler quilt, the
It's visible even from a distance. See the pink flush in the lower left hand corner by the chunky pearl cotton hand quilting?
Mostly it's just on the sashing, but in some places the bleeding traveled to near bye blocks.
I've never had pearl cotton bleed before. It's definitely supposed to be colorfast. I think this is probably a fluke, since Anchor is a good brand, but it's awful when it happens after all that work. On the other hand, if this is the worst I have to worry about, then life is pretty good!
So, any tips on how to get it out? I'm afraid it'll bleed more if I try to fix it. I'll definitely use a color catcher in that load. Spot treat with what?
p.s. for those who are wondering, I do not prewash fabrics anymore because I generally don't have any problems. That's a decision I haven't regretted, but to each her own!