Permanent vs. Temporary Distressing

Permanent & Semi-Permanent Distressing

·         Shredding

·         Diluted Paints

·         Dyes

·         Oil Sticks & Shoe Polish

Temporary Distressing

·         Vaseline, Glycerin & Hair Gel to make sweat stains, and get powders to stick to fabric.

·         Powders

o   Fuller’s Earth, Iron Oxide, Talc

o   Makeup Powders (Texas Dirt, Plains Dust)

o   Edible Powders (flour, cinnamon, chocolate)

·         Schmutz Sticks

·         Patches