Whether you’re culling your culinary skills or flying your foodie flag with pride, you’re bound to bump up against a food stain or two in life. Some are scarier than others, but don’t throw in the kitchen towel (or the garment) when these stains strike. We’ve got a recipe for each of these top five scariest stains – from oil to marinara and everything in between.
Note: these how-tos are for machine washable fabrics like cotton, denim, and durable syntehtics. For “dry clean only” items, consult our stain guide.
Grease & Oil Slicks
It’s a common misconception that oil and grease stains are there to stay. Not true at all! We’ve cooked up the perfect recipe for removing these stains – old and new. Our Wash & Stain Bar, is perfect for tackling these types of stains. See the full how-to guide here.
For oil stains on silk or wool, follow this how-to guide here.
The only wine we don’t love is wasted wine. This stain tends to strike fear in even the most seasoned Laundress, but it doesn’t have to. We’ve used these steps to remove many a wine scare and it works every time. See the full how-to guide here.
These delicious sweet treats can leave a trail of destruction when mashed into clothing or spilled from a smoothie. See the full how-to guide here.