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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“We’re an eco-friendly line of detergent, fabric care, and home-cleaning products that take excellent care of you, the things you love, and the environment.” – Gwen & Lindsey
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.
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!Read More
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!Read More
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.Read More
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…
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.
Gwen dishes her personal washing machine experiences and why she thinks newer isn’t necessarily better…
My 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!