Soak for 15 minutes in cold water or rinse under cold tap water and wring out gently to extract blood.
Repeat if necessary, until the water becomes clear.
Dissolve one of Mme L’Ovary’s special laundry capsules in a sink or bucket full of warm water, and let your items soak for 15 minutes.
By machine or by hand (with cold or lukewarm water). Use a biodegradable mild soap.
Dry flat or hang outside. Avoid the dryer as much as possible, but you can use it for about 15-20 minutes at low temperatures to make sure everything is dry.
Dig a hole in the ground and pour the pre-wash water at the foot of a tree, in your garden, or in your houseplants (dig a hole and cover with soil once your offering has been made).