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Question Number: 28660

Appearance 8/16/2014

RE: Grade 8 Under 19

Luis of San Diego, California United States asks...

I've asked around a couple of referees in the area with no satisfying answer. How do I keep my OSI shorts from fading? I would at least want to minimize the fading once it renew my now faded shorts.

Answer provided by Referee Joe McHugh

Hi Luis
Some suggestions here

http://m.wikihow.com/Keep-Black-Clothes-from-Fading

http://clothing-care-laundry.knoji.com/laundry-tips-how-to-prevent-black-clothes-from-fading/



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Answer provided by Referee Dennis Wickham

Luis:
I'm going to try RefMcHugh's suggestions, but I have not found any way to minimize the fading. I have found, however, that the fading (black to grey to brown) occurs in the 'coolwick' fabric shorts. The 'international shorts' that OSI sells do not have that problem.



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