How to: Fix Shrunken Clothes

b35f1b150869c7675c65a3d55253da32

Is anyone else sometimes terrified to wash their favorite clothes just in case they shrink?! I’ve heard the story one too many times: “My husband tried to be helpful by doing the laundry but he laundered my shirt that was hand wash only!” Finally, I’ve found a cure all for this common disaster.

Here’s what to do:

Take the shrunken item and put it in a bowl of ice water. Make sure the water is very cold before you put the clothing in. Then, add a cup of hair conditioner (any brand). This will reverse the effects of the shrinking. Note: anything rayon should be hand washed regardless of what the label says because rayon shrinks very easily!

Now go have fun reviving your favorite clothes!

Shop our new fall arrivals!Shop our new fall arrivals!

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s