Posts Tagged ‘Clothes’

How to do your laundry

Helpful hints for fresher threads, sans mom’s shiny high-efficiency front-end loader. Separate lights, brights and darks. Unball your socks. Empty the lint trap every time. The hieroglyphics on tags are called Common Care Symbols. See Google. Get a drying rack for delicates. Over-washing wears clothes out. Sniff check. Time your load. Wait too long and…

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Clothes on the cheap

A tour through my closet would reveal some questionable taste in clothing, an addiction to muted tones and— best of all— a large collection of thrifted items. Some may call me cheap, but I am proud to say that most of my wardrobe is second hand. Being thrifty is not only good for the wallet.…

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