Learn how to remove grass stains with the folks from Martha Stewart's REAL SIMPLE. Summer means light-colored clothing?and light-colored clothing often means grass stains. This quick approach should get the green out. Don't let those pesky grass stains ruin your summer clothes. Watch this video for a quick stain fix.
What You Need
Pre-wash stain-removal spray (or a solution of white vinegar and water), toothbrush (or a rag or nailbrush), laundry detergent
Follow These Three Easy Steps
How To: Remove a Grass Stain Step 1
Pre-treat the grass stain
Apply a pre-wash stain removal treatment to the stain and let sit for about 15 minutes. For a more natural approach, use a solution made of one part white vinegar to two parts water.
How To: Remove a Grass Stain Step 2
Lightly scrub your stain
Use a toothbrush (or a rag or nailbrush) to work liquid into the area.
How To: Remove a Grass Stain Step 3
Launder with like fabrics
Finish with a wash using an enzyme detergent (most standard laundry soaps are enzyme-based), which will break down proteins and lift the stain from your garment.