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Step by Step Instructions for Ironing a Shirt

Once upon a time, ironing was an inevitable part of laundry day. After washing, starching and line drying the clothes they would be sprinkled with water and ironed one item at a time until they could all be put away. With the advent of polyester and permanent press, ironing became a lost art through the 1990’s and early 2000’s. However, …

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How to Iron Dress Shirt Sleeves Properly

To crease or not to crease, that is the question. The popularity of natural fabrics and the need to look polished and presentable in certain situations has prompted a resurgence in ironing amongst the general American population. While sheets, dresses, pants, and skirts are finding their way to the ironing board, dress shirts are still one of the most commonly …

If You’re Ironing Without A Hide Away Ironing Board You’re Doing It Wrong

If you were to pull out your iron and ironing board, your children would likely ask, “What’s that?” In today’s world of permanent press and polyester, ironing may be viewed as a dying art. In reality, many people resort to putting their clothes into the dryer time and time again in a desperate attempt to get the wrinkles out of …

3 Ways a Folding Ironing Board Will Change the Way You do Laundry

For many people, the thought of adding ironing to your laundry routine is almost too much to bear. In reality, a folding ironing board can change the way you think about laundry as a whole, making the job (dare we say it) almost enjoyable. 1. Folding ironing boards give everything a home Psychologists agree that a clutter-free environment helps you …