When I soaked my new clothes in detergent, I was not aware that some previously washed clothes had left some colors in the water. Those colors have stained my brand new clothes, and I have tried to remove it by applying tooth paste and other things but the colors won't go away.

Please suggest some ways to remove it.

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Wash it again, in the hottest water it can stand (read label) using your normal detergent and a Color Catcher(tm). This works for me about 90% of the time if I haven't used the dryer to dry it. If a dryer was used, try it anyway, you might get lucky. It also might take more than 1 washing depending how intense the color transfer, type of material, time passed, etc. Good Luck!

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