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Remove rust marks from clothes

May 30, 2012 Filed under Tip of the Day

To remove rust marks from clothes, squeeze a lemon over the stain then gently rub in some salt.  Leave for a few minutes then wash the garment.

Drying knitteds

October 2, 2010 Filed under Tip of the Day

When drying jerseys and other knitted garments, thread old pantyhose through the sleeves and peg the pantyhose to the clothes line. This prevents peg marks on the garments.

Emergency sewing kit

September 6, 2010 Filed under Tip of the Day

Make up a sewing kit to keep handy for emergency with pins, needles, various coloured cotton threads, small scissors. Store in a plastic container or an empty glass jar with a lid.

Remove fruit stains from fabrics

April 22, 2010 Filed under Tip of the Day

To remove fruit stains from fabrics, soften the stain with warm vinegar and then wash.

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