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How To Clean Activewear
Your workout should be challenging - not your laundry! Keep your activewear, loungewear, swimsuits, and sneakers smelling fresh, in great shape, and ready for action, whether you're training for a marathon, swimming laps, or just running errands. Gather These Tools:...
How To Steam vs. Iron
Wrinkles are cute on bulldogs, but not your wardrobe. Lucky for you, those pesky creases are no match for ironing or steaming. But, when it comes to the steam press vs the iron, which is the best wrinkle removing weapon...
Life Hacks For The Sharp Dressed Man
In the pursuit of looking sharp, there's nothing wrong with following the CliffsNotes for success in the laundry room. Sometimes a few tips can have the biggest impact on your laundry game. Read on for some foolproof game plans for...
How To Clean & Wash Faux Fur: Coats, Jackets & More
If you’re like us, you can’t wait to pull out your faux fur fashion for wearing all fall and winter long. What happens when something lands on your favorite faux fur vest or your beanie’s furry accents? Then you need...
How To Wash A Weighted Blanket
Weighted blankets are here to stay. Typically offered in weights ranging from 15-25 pounds, snuggling up under one is like being enveloped in a comforting, anxiety-reducing, sleep-promoting cloud, a welcome reprieve during a time of such unrest and confusion. You...
How To Wash Polyester Puff Jackets, Down Jackets & More
A great winter coat is more than a staple, it can represent a significant investment – one that bad weather conditions can wreak havoc on. When this happens, don't feel down! With the proper care and easy maintenance you can...
Incorporate Scented Vinegar Into Your Laundry Routine
The words vinegar and laundry together may seem like an unlikely pair. But, surprisingly, The Laundress Scented Vinegar is a powerhouse in the laundry room – doing everything from removing odors to giving colors a boost. It's got all of...
How To Remove Slush Stains
When winter is here... For many of us, it means chilly, overcast days and inches (if not feet) of snow. When it comes to cold weather elements, even the best planners can be taken by surprise: succumbing to nasty wintry...
Crease Release vs. Stiffen Up
When it comes to achieving the perfect finish, using the right tools and know-how make all the difference. Both the Crease Release and Stiffen Up are finishing tools that freshen, add scent, and leave items wrinkle-free, but each possesses its...
How To Clean the Car
With all your car sees between pets and take-out, that new car smell won’t last forever. Rid your car of grime between all the nooks and crannies with these few easy steps. Dashboard & Side Panels Spray Surface Cleaner on...
Mesh Bags Are The Thing Your Laundry Room Is Missing
Cashmere, wool, silk, athletic wear, any article of clothing with buttons or embellishments—If you own any of these items and aren’t using a mesh bag when machine washing them, what’s stopping you from living your best laundry life? Here, 8...
How To Wash Lingerie In 5 Steps
Lingerie like silk and lace intimates and bras are not only delicate, but also investment pieces. Support them just like they support you by giving them a deep clean designed just for lingerie using our gentle stain-removal tactics, lingerie detergent,...
How To Wash Blended or Mixed Fabrics
When an item contains a blend of durable, everyday fabric (like cotton) and a delicate fabric (like cashmere), figuring out how to wash it can get confusing. Do you wash it the way you’d wash cotton? Or cashmere? The question...
Dress The Dinner Table With Stain-Free Linens
The turkey isn't the only thing that needs dressing! This holiday season, deck out your table with linens that are smooth, bright, and stain-free, thanks to these smart little strategies. TREAT Wine spills and food splatters are enough to switch...
The Trick To Removing Any Stain in 10 Minutes
Got 10 minutes to spare? You’re already 10 steps ahead of pesky, stubborn stains, whether you’ve got a (painfully) vibrant spill on a silk blouse —red wine, anyone?—or an oily salad dressing splatter on your jeans. Ahead, your speedy, brilliant...
How To Clean Pen & Marker Messes
When your resident artists think outside the box, you're bound to find pen and marker messes follow suit. Ballpoint, permanent, and colored markers can set off even the most seasoned Laundress (or Launderer's) alarm bells. But, don't toss those items...
10 Reasons Why You Should Swap Chlorine Bleach for All-Purpose Bleach Alternative
Bleach is known for it’s disinfecting, grime-busting properties, but the chlorine bleach-based formulas available in supermarkets and drugstores can be really tough on our bodies and the earth, too. Enter our All-Purpose Bleach Alternative, a chlorine-free oxygen bleach that’ll deliver...
Break The Mold! Eliminate This House Guest For Good
Mold and mildew thrive in damp conditions and can pose serious health issues for you and your loved ones. Once they take hold, they are difficult to get rid of. But you don't have to resort to ineffective chemical solutions....
How To Hang Dry Items By Type
Fresh air is good for the soul and your fabrics, too! Did you know that most garment damage occurs during the drying cycle? That’s because high heat and agitation from tumble drying can lead to shrinkage, fading, and weakening of...
The Laundress x Jonathan Cohen
The Laundress Cofounder Gwen Whiting and New York Fashion Designer, Jonathan Cohen have more than their love for fashion in common. Both brands are built on an ethos of sustainability – finding ways for their customers to increase the longevity...
How To Freshen Whites & Swimwear Before Storing for Next Season
With the cool weather coming, it's time to say "see ya next summer" to lightweight whites and swimwear. Before you store your favorite pieces away, give them one final deep cleaning. This will ensure they're fresh of odors, yellowing, and...