You could be overloading the machine. The more you put in, the less room the clothes have; they stay in one position and dye gets drawn out of the creases. And if you have a household tip to share with our followers just click here > And did you know that Aggie Mackenzie is aContinue reading “White marks on just-washed trousers?”
Category Archives: clothes
Straps on your bra start to slip?
Isn’t it annoying when the straps on your bra start to slip more? What I do is adjust straps to the perfect setting, then put a few stitches in to keep everything in place forever! And if you have a household tip to share with our followers just click here > And did you knowContinue reading “Straps on your bra start to slip?”
How to store your winter clothes
Either pack away in a spare suitcase, lidded plastic boxes, zip-up plastic bags or those storage bags that hook up to the vacuum cleaner hose to extract air and create an airtight seal (they reduce the volume to about 50 percent, are available cheaply from Argos and can be reused). Fold or roll clothes andContinue reading “How to store your winter clothes”
Bothered by moths?
If you think have a moth problem, vacuum and wipe out the wardrobe and drawers with soapy water, getting right into the corners. Make sure you clean carpets and floors, especially under furniture and along skirting boards. And as soon as you have vacuumed, empty the bag or canister so they don’t breed in there.Continue reading “Bothered by moths?”
Sticky labels on clothes?
Pulled a label off and it’s left behind an annoying sticky adhesive? Vodka will get that off. And if you have a household tip to share with our followers just click here > And did you know that Aggie Mackenzie is a qualified Yoga Teacher? Join her now for “Aggie’s Yoga!” Or check out Diana Moran’sContinue reading “Sticky labels on clothes?”