how to remove permanent marker from rug

As the name illustrates, the permanent marker ink is designed to not be removed from whatever surface it finds itself upon.  

If you ever find yourself in a position where it needs to be removed from your handmade wool rug, don’t fret! Follow these easy steps to remove permanent marker stain from the rug and you should be able to make it disappear.

“Never wipe the area where the ink is located as this will cause the stain to spread further!”

1. Equipment Needed

90% or higher isopropyl rubbing alcohol   Alcohol based clear hair spray  │  Terry Cloth    Water

2. Steps 


Blot the permanent marker stain with rubbing alcohol or alcohol-based hairspray, then blot with a paper towel.


Once the stain is gone, moisten the area with water, and blot with a clean towel until the spot is dry

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