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Green Cleaning for Earth Day!

Posted on Apr 22, 2014

Green Cleaning for Earth Day! INTRO

We had lofty goals when we started the Laundress – to eliminate the need for dry-cleaning, to prolong the life of our clothes, to provide non-toxic, biodegradable and highly effective cleaning alternatives…no small feat, any one of them!

Over the years, our product line has grown from a small selection of specialized laundry detergents to include all manner of laundry and home cleaning solutions – even the tools you need to get the jobs done!

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The #LaundressLife Photo Contest Winner – Revealed!

Posted on Apr 21, 2014

The #LaundressLife Photo Contest Winner - Revealed!
We’ve all heard how hard it is to choose a winner, but you never know just how it hard it is until you have to do it yourself. There were so many incredible submissions to choose from, and if we could have picked them all, we absolutely would have! But alas, there can be only one – and there was one that stole our hearts – just in time, too…the submission came in with four minutes to spare!
The #LaundressLife Photo Contest Winner - Revealed!
Many Thanks to All who participated – we LOVED to see what your #LaundressLife looks like! The contest may have ended, but we will always be happy to see what you post with the #LaundressLife hashtag!
And be sure to check out all the #LaundressLife images below – or add your own!

 Thank you to ALL the Instagrammers who gave us a peek into their #LaundressLife - we loved to see what you came up with!! Check out which picture won the contest :  Many have asked what is the best way to wash your dog collars to keep them looking fabulous! My best advise is to use The Laundress Detergent found @thecontainerstore or online! #Laundresslife #luckypuppyadventures  We've been getting settled into our new offices - just came across this #Polaroid from our very first office space, oh so long ago! #TBT #laundresslife  100% linen quick fix!!#LaundressLife  It isn't hard to love @thelaundress. #laundresslife #clean #delicates #itisakeeper  #LaundressLife obsessed! @thelaundress #laundry #housecleaning #myfavorite #stocked
 The #LaundressLife definitely includes clothes on the line! Thank you for sharing & congratulations @marisacusack - you're a semi-finalist in the running for $100 towards your choice of #thelaundress products - Winner announced TODAY - Good luck to you! Photo credit @marisacusack  What amazing #LaundressLife photos so far! Submissions will be accepted till 11:59pm - there's still time to WIN $100 worth of your choice of Laundress products. Visit our blog to learn more :  #laundresslife  Our 10 year old rescue pug, Sid and his best friend, aka The Man. Sid's BFF smells sweet thanks to @thelaundress Baby Detergent, absolutely the best! #laundresslife  Congratulations @laurenloupe - Loving your #LaundressLife image - You're a semi finalist - in the running for $100 on your favorite #thelaundress products! Photo credit @laurenloupe  #laundresslife #Laundress #creaserelease
 What a great #LaundressLife moment - thank you for sharing! Congratulations @lesleyvan - You've got a chance at $100 towards your favorite #thelaundress products - Winner announced THIS AFTERNOON - Good luck to you! Photo credit @lesleyvan  A few of my favorite #laundress things!! #LaundressLife @thelaundress  Hand wash a Chanel suit -w @thelaundress -yup! #laundresslife  It's that thing of when like you have your shelves custom-sized to fit your Laundress products...#LaundressLife #thelaundress  Congratulations @_anafrances - thanks for sharing a great #LaundressLife image! Photo credit @_anafrances  16/365: I did my first load of baby laundry today. There's so much love in that little basket. And it smells like heaven thanks to a gift of The Laundress (thanks again @fordcommakatie and @jbhightower). I'm ready to meet our boy. #ruggedandfancyfamily PS- I am exhausted from a day of laundry and not doing a drawing. Good night y'all. #ichooseb #babystuff #nuggetjohnston
 The amazing new baby smell won't last long - these @thelaundress products are the next best thing! #laundresslife #kardzhome #kardzbaby #kardzkouture  The hubs is outta town - so tonight it's just me, a glass of wine, and my delicates...  #laundresslife #handwashing #itsthelittlethings #favorite #thelaundress #silk #cashmere cc: @thelaundress  #LaundressLife  Creating "LAUNDRESS LIVES" one client at a time!! #LaundressLife  #washingsilklikeaboss Love @thelaundress products! The delicate wash smells like heaven! #laundresslife  Denim wash #Laundress #denim #detergent #fashion
 HOORAY for The Laundress Stain Bar + it's trusty companion The Laundress Stain Brush!#LaundressLife  Say goodbye to the dry cleaners with @thelaundress I have done it all at home: silk, cashmere, beaded "dry clean" only items and VISCOSE (scary!) #laundresslife #springclean  The time is now! Our #LaundressLife contest ends this Friday - submit your images now for a chance to win $100 in your favorite Laundress products!  What a great #LaundressLife moment - thank you for sharing! Congratulations to @ruggedandfancy - You've got a chance at $100 towards your favorite #thelaundress products - Winner announced 04.21 - Good luck to you! Photo credit @ruggedandfancy  The Laundress ladies, Gwen & Lindsey, looking oh so chic for today's @GraciousHomeNYC #photoshoot. #laundresslife #behindthescenes #bts  Hey Laundress ladies and lads - we want to see your best photos illustrating what the #LaundressLife means to you! First, follow us on Instagram @thelaundress - if you haven't already. Second, show us your favorite Laundress product in action! Tag your #LaundressLife photos* between April 8 & April 18, and Gwen & Lindsey will pick their favorite. We will select one semi-finalist per weekday, the final winner will be announced on our Instagram Page on Monday, April 21, 2014. The winner will receive $100 worth your favorite Laundress products. We can't wait to see what you come up with - so, get to 'gramming! *Users with private accounts will not show up on our #LaundressLife feeds - so be sure to make your feed public if you want your image to be considered! THE FINE PRINT Entrants must follow @TheLaundress on Instagram for the duration of the contest, and include the contest hashtag #LaundressLife and @TheLaundress for each post to be considered. Entrants may post as many images as they want, but each submission must include the hashtag and handle. Only submissions from public profiles can be considered. Contest Runs April 7–April 18th, 2014. Winner will be announced via The Laundress Instagram feed and contacted via Instagram Private Message on April 21st, 2014. Entrants must be US Residents. We have the right to block or flag any inappropriate entries. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Not good on Jiffy, Barbantia, and Beckel Storage products. Tax and shipping are included. Full value of the Deal must be used in a single transaction. Prizes will be awarded from available inventory at the discretion of The Laundress. Upon notification by a representative of The Laundress, winners have 1 month to redeem the gift. Shipment of prizes is final and no returns will be allowed. Questions may be directed to; please include #LaundressLife Instagram Contest in the subject line.

Read More Shares Cleaning Tips and Laundress Bundles

Posted on Apr 17, 2014 Shares Cleaning Tips and Laundress Bundles INTRO

We’ve been working with the fabulous and talented founders of one of our favorite sites – Amanda & Merrill of – on some kitchen cleaning tips for the spring season.

Up first, Amanda and Merrill give their Top Cleaning Tips – check it out for insights into washing glass & crystal, crusty pots & pans and other kitchen conundrums.

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Win $100 In Laundress Products With #LaundressLife Instagram Submissions

Posted on Apr 14, 2014

Win $100 In Laundress Products With #LaundressLife Instagram Submissions

You may have noticed by now, we’ve fallen in love with Instagram – along with the rest of the world – and we have had a lot of fun with our very own #LaundressLife hashtag! It’s the perfect way to give all of you a sneak peek into the current happenings of the daily lives of our esteemed and fabulous founders – and now it will give US a peek into YOUR lives!

Win $100 In Laundress Products With #LaundressLife Instagram CONTEST

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Things We Love : Easter Festivities

Posted on Apr 11, 2014

Things We Love : Easter Festivities INTRO

Easter is all about family and traditions…

From dyeing Easter eggs to hosting Sunday brunch – this year, The Laundress is opting for some unconventional twists on our favorite Easter classics.

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The Meaning of #LaundressLife

Posted on Apr 11, 2014

The Meaning of #LaundressLife

We’ve been busy with a big move and fun filled photo shoots – something about getting settled into our new space has got us pondering the meaning of #LaundressLife.

Check out some recent photos below, fresh from our Instagram feed.


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Woolmark + Laundress = Quality Wool Care

Posted on Apr 10, 2014

Woolmark + Laundress = Quality Wool Care is the world’s most recognizable and trusted fiber brand, ensuring the continued excellence in quality of merino wool and wool care products. The famed logo is certainly a recognizable one – they’re celebrating 50 years of service this year – but do you really know what it stands for?

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Gwen & Lindsey Go Back To School!

Posted on Apr 8, 2014

Gwen & Lindsey Go Back To School!
Gwen & Lindsey are heading back to their alma mater to inspire a new generation of entrepreneurs – this Friday 04.11.14 at Cornell University in Inthaca, NY.

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Things We Love : Spring Cleaning Tips

Posted on Mar 31, 2014

TWL Spring Cleaning INTRO
This is just about our most favorite time of year, spring cleaning and getting ready for the sunny days ahead! We’ve got a laundry list (and more) of home cleaning tips for the ultimate spring clean – more after the jump!

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