Home, Sanity Savers Tips to Care for those new threads Pinterest Twitter Did you just go out and buy new clothes for work? Or perhaps you started a new job and had to update your wardrobe. Well, we have to tips here to help you extend the life of those new threads. Tips and tricks: To help extend the life of your clothes I recommend the following: Remove pen stains: scrub with shaving cream prior to washing, if it is a sharpie (repeat) For grass stains, set with hairspray, add oxi clean to the wash or spot treat with the oxi clean roller For grease stains rub chalk over it to absorb the grease or soak the spots with dawn dishsoap overnight Universal stain removal: one part dawn dish soap to two parts hydrogen peroxide I also add half a cup of white vinegar to each load of laundry, it cuts down on musty odors, brightens clothes, and takes out sticky spots (candy, gum, ice cream). If you enjoyed these tips, and would like to see more, check out this content: Sanity Saving Substitutions Repel Mice and Spiders – Safe for use around children and pets 30 Hacks to Make it a Happier Holiday! Share this:FacebookTwitterPinterest Previous Inspirational Thoughts for August Newer New blog-great hosting! You May Also Like April Thoughts to Inspire April 1, 2018 Popular Halloween Costumes 2017 October 2, 2017 35 Christmas Gifts for Kids for Under $35 November 4, 2017 Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.