In a bid to save money or time there are many tips and hacks to choose from. A good way to make your clothes stand the test of time is by finding ways to repurpose them. Rather than replacing a clothing item at the first sign of wear and tear, here are some clothing hacks to keep them fresh and make them last a while.
Red Wine-White Wine Stain Remover
If you ever get red wine on your clothes, the best way to get rid of it is to immediately soak the area with white wine and dab it. The enzymes contained in white wine has the ability to neutralise the stain caused by red wine. It will completely get rid of the stain.
Jeans In Freezer
Washing your jeans often can make it colour change and fade especially if it’s a dark wash. A big tip is to put your jeans in a ziplock and keep it in the freezer overnight. It will help remove the odour.
Lemon For Armpit Stains
Don’t you hate it when you get those yellow armpit stains on a white shirt? Well, there is an easy way to get rid of that. Spray lemon juice on the affected area before you put it in the wash. It will get rid of the yellow stain easily.
Clear Nail Polish To Keep Your Button In Place
If you see that your button is loose and you don’t have time to tightly sew it down, use clear nail polish on the button. This will harden the thread in the area and keep it in place for a short while until you are ready to sew the button down.
Hairdryer To Make Your Shoes Comfortable
If your new shoes are a bit tight and need some breaking into, put on a pair of thick socks and wear your shoes. Then go on to blow-dry your feet. The heat will expand the material and stretch out your shoes.