Alcoholic Drinks (Excluding Red Wine):
Dab gently with an absorbent cloth to remove as much excess liquid as possible. Sponge the area sparingly with the mixture of warm water and surgical spirit in equal parts.

Black Coffee:
Mix alcohol and white vinegar in equal parts, soak a cloth in the solution and dab the stained area carefully before pressing gently with an absorbent cloth.

Blood :
Quickly dab a damp sponge on the mark to remove excess blood. Rub the area very gently with undiluted vinegar, then dab with cold water.

Butter/Grease/Sauces :
If a greasy mark forms, first scrape the surface of the stain with a spoon or knife to remove any excess oil. Then soak a cloth in proprietary dry-cleaning fluid and dab the affected area gently.

Chocolate/White Coffee/Tea :
Dab gently around the edge of the stain with a cloth soaked in white spirit before following instructions for black coffee.

Egg/Milk :
Rub gently with a cloth soaked in white spirit. Repeat the action with a cloth soaked in diluted white vinegar.

Fruit/Fruit Juice/Red Wine :
Dab the stain quickly with a mixture of surgical spirit and water (3:1 ratio).

Grass :
Apply soap carefully (use a mild soap tablet or flakes), or rub gently with a cloth soaked in surgical spirit.

Ink/Ball-Point Pen :
Rub gently with a cloth soaked in white spirit. Repeat with a cloth soaked in white vinegar or surgical spirit.

Lipstick/Make-Up/Shoe Polish :
Rub gently with a cloth soaked in turpentine or white spirit.

Urine :
Act as quickly as possible. Blot the area with a dry sponge to absorb as much excess liquid as possible before applying undiluted vinegar. Then treat as for blood.

Wax :
Scrape off as much wax as possible from the garment with a spoon or blunt knife. Place blotting paper over the mark and iron gently on dot 2 setting.