Garment Care

See below for in-depth instructions for looking after your garments. 

Football Shirts, Tracksuits, Sweatshirts, T-shirts, Shorts, Socks

  • All garments that have been custom printed must be washed inside out and washed at no more than 30°c regardless of the washing instructions of the garment.
  • Careful adherence to the garment instructions will minimise the likelihood of staining.
  • Avoid leaving the kit folded or bundled together whilst damp or soiled after use.
  • Garments may discolour due to staining by substances such as mud, grass, petroleum jelly which may not entirely be removed by washing.
  • Soaking garments in lukewarm water and detergent (approx 2 hours) as soon as possible after use can reduce discolouration.
  • The use of pre-wash soakers will assist in the removal of stains, particularly with white kits.
  • Use at least an equal amount of water by volume to that of the garment being soaked or washed.
  • Utilise the pre-wash programme on automatic washing machines.
  • Do not overload the washing machine.
  • Wash dark colours separately in low temperatures no more than 30ºc.
  • Rinse thoroughly, hang to dry, cold iron.
  • Do not bleach or use aggressive agents’ i.e. fabric conditioner/softener, do not iron custom printing.
  • Please do not use fabric conditioner on garments.
Rain Jacket, Waterproof Garment Care
  • Please note that rain jackets that have been custom printed must only be hand washed at a cold temperature.
  • Wipe clean with a damp cloth, or cold wash, turning the garment inside out.
  • Do not bleach.
  • Do not tumble dry.
  • Do not iron motifs.
  • Do not fold damp.
  • Do not use fabric conditioners or detergents on garments.

3Q Sports do not take any responsibility for damage to garments or custom printing if the above instructions/guidance is not adhered to.

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