HEYMAMA gets real with The Laundress co-founder Lindsey Boyd. Read up on how The Laundress came to be, and find out Lindsey’s three pearls of wisdom, must-haves for moms on the go, and more in HEYMAMA’s newest #LADYBOSS feature.
Professional dancer turned fitness trainer Simone De La Rue, has a passion for helping others feel confident with their physique. With names like Reese Witherspoon, Julianne Hough, and Sandra Bullock among her fan base, The Laundress ladies often find themselves sashaying into Simone’s studios for the famous cardio dance classes. We wanted to learn more about the mastermind behind Body By Simone, and jumped at the chance to chat with her about gym bag necessities, morning meals, her go-to Laundress product, and so much more!
We’ve all been victim to those not-so-cute armpit stains on our favorite white shirts, and InStyle is ready to fight back! They tapped The Laundress to share a foolproof game plan for defeating these stubborn stains.
Laundress co-founders Gwen and Lindsey aren’t afraid to break a sweat. See the staples that have a permanent residence in their gym bags.
When class is back in session, a spill, stain, or spot is bound to appear on the school supplies that endure the most wear and tear: backpacks and lunchboxes. While the items held inside may be perishable, these two essentials should last more than one school year. With these easy cleaning tips, you can keep backpacks and lunchboxes looking new year for years to come.
FRESHEN UP WITH OUR FALL LAUNDRESS LIST
Fall is coming and with it, back to school AND back to reality following a summer of more play than work. Follow the steps on our Laundress List to freshen up just in time for fall. Download, print and save our list here:
STEP 1: Freshen Fall Pieces
Reintroduce fall knits and woolens into your outfit rotation with steam, spray, and brush.
STEP 2: Clean Summer Shoes
Clean canvas shoes and freshen flip-flops before moving to the back of your closet.
Get the how-to here.
STEP 3: Get Your Wardrobe Ready
Identify pieces that can transition to fall and accessories to match.
STEP 4: Clean Whites & Swimwear Before Storing
Give whites one last brightening treatment and clean swimwear before packing.
Follow our guide here.
STEP 5: Optimize Your Closet
Pass along unworn pieces then set out to organize by type, color and season.
Read our expert guide from Neat Method here.
STEP 6: Create the Perfect Care Package
Send your budding laundress (aka college student) off with the essentials they need to ace Laundry 101 including essentials from The Laundress.
See our picks.
STEP 7: Clean Lunchboxes & Backpacks
Revitalize fabric bags by treating with The Laundress and machine washing. Treat lunchbox liners and lunchbox inserts to a deep clean to remove food residue.
See our step by step guide here.
STEP 8: Plan Meals
Make a weekly menu and set a shopping day to avoid the chaos of workweek planning.
STEP 9: Refresh Your Refrigerator
Remove entire contents of the fridge and toss expired and outdated food. Then, deep clean to remove residue and odors.
Read our how-to.
STEP 10: Clean and Store Outdoor Upholstery
Give your outdoor pillows and cushions a deep clean before saying see you next summer.
Learn how here.
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Guest Bloggers Ashley Murphy & Molly Graves Give us a Lesson in Refreshing our Closet for Fall
We all go through the struggle every season of standing in front of all of our clothes and just not having anything to wear. Often times we feel we are bored with last year’s wardrobe and would do anything to replace everything we own! Since that is not an option for most, we wanted share some of our best tricks of the trade for optimizing and loving your closet again.