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How to Wash Wool & Cashmere

Posted on Sep 16, 2014

Washing Wool & Cashmere INTRO

 
Wool & cashmere aren’t just wonderful to wear – they’re washable too! While often mislabeled (as dry-clean only), both fibers actually wash beautifully and are easy to maintain. Not only is caring for woolens from the comfort of your home more convenient and less expensive than dry cleaning, it helps to preserve fibers making your sweaters last longer!

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Product Spotlight | Scented Vinegar

Posted on Sep 12, 2014

Product Spotlight | Scented Vinegar INTRO
 
We aren’t packing up our sandals and wedges just yet – there are still a couple more weeks of summer to be enjoyed! So before we swap out gladiator sandals for riding boots, we’re taking our warm weather favorites for one last stroll. We’ll be showing them a little extra TLC with a deep clean courtesy of the Scented Vinegar, so that they’ll be sure to make an impression that will last until next summer season.

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#TBT Thinking Back … Buru Brunch

Posted on Sep 11, 2014

Last Week at Buru Brunch INTRO
 
We had so much fun at last week’s Buru Brunch, we wish we could do it every week! Today, we are looking back – oh so long ago – to last Thursday’s epic Bugaboo & Laundress hosted #BuruBrunch.

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The ABCs of Baby Bathroom Stains

Posted on Sep 10, 2014

WWTL_The ABCs of Baby Bathroom Stains INTRO
 
Babies are simply the sweetest – we at The Laundress love them so much that we even created a collection catering specifically to their oh-so-soft skin! While we can’t get enough of their smiles, chuckles, and blooming little personalities, we can’t say that we love cleaning up diaper messes (and the diaper messes that accidentally get on their onesies and other clothing). Luckily, lifting these unpleasant stains from baby’s mini wardrobe is as easy as ABC.

Learn our ABCs of baby bathroom stain removal, so you can spend less time on damage control and more time kissing those rosy cheeks!

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Cleaning Magic Marker Messes…

Posted on Sep 9, 2014

WWTL_How to Clean Magic Marker Messes INTRO
 
A fresh pack of Magic Markers for the new school year always means that new, vibrant stains will suddenly be appearing everywhere – from clothing to couches and countertops, no surface is safe! Having a little student of her own, Lindsey can attest to this colorful mess and BOTH mother and daughter are pros at removal.

See what supplies you’ll need for the first day of Magic Marker Removal 101 and how to pass the test. Your teachers? Why Chloe and Lindsey, of course!

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How To Tackle Grass Stains

Posted on Sep 5, 2014

How to Tackle Grass Stains INTRO
 
With lifeguard whistles replaced by the sound of school bells, summer vacation has officially concluded and the school year is in full swing. While your kids may not be thrilled for this change in season, no one can deny the excitement for fall sports – JV, varsity, college, and professional!

From soccer and football to cross country and field hockey, pesky grass stains on jerseys and uniforms are inevitable. Just as these stains are the products of a little good, clean fun, they can be lifted with the application of some good cleaning agents like our Stain Solution. Enzyme-based to fight stains right at their source, it is the ultimate remedy for tough, protein stains like grass.

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Things We Love | Fall Fashion

Posted on Aug 29, 2014

TWL Fall Fashion INTRO
 
With the start of New York Fashion Week only days away and the fall season tailing closely behind, Gwen & Lindsey can’t help but be inspired! From 3.1 Phillip Lim’s shearling collared coats to Gucci’s retro riding boots, here are some this season’s must haves that The Laundress ladies are simply mad over…

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Product Spotlight | The Stain Brush

Posted on Aug 28, 2014

Product Spotlight | The Stain Brush
 

Why the Stain Brush is a MUST…

 
While stain removers are the solutions that lift coffee, wine, salad dressing and countless other stains from your clothing, it’s the Stain Brush that ensures the solution gets deep into fibers for a flawless finish. Made of horsehair bristles and a beautiful wooden handle, The Laundress Stain Brush is little in size, but masterfully works stains on fabrics of all types.

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Repairing & Cleaning Washing Machines

Posted on Aug 26, 2014

Gwen Repairs & Cleans Her Machine INTRO
 

Gwen dishes her personal washing machine experiences and why she thinks newer isn’t necessarily better…

 
Gwen Repairs & Cleans Her Machine APBA&SVMy new summer home is perfectly suited for a Laundress – it has two sets of washing machines and a slop sink conveniently perched for handwashing. Just as I thought my laundering wishes had been fulfilled, the newer washer/dryer (a stack unit) managed to run without getting anything wet! A few hundred dollars later for a new motor and to my unpleasant surprise, it still didn’t work! I settled for keeping these non-functioning machines as decorative pieces in my hallway. After all, who doesn’t appreciate these beautiful machines!

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