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Miracle Remedy for Blood Stains

Stopping a nose bleed is hard enough. Then you have to do something about that blood spray on your shirt!…

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Make Your Panty Hose Last Longer

We’ve heard that no one wears panty hose anymore. Tosh! Somebody must be wearing them because, according to Fortune 500,…

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End Your Laundry Headaches

Here’s another nonbleach way to get your whites whiter…and help dissolve away sweat stains… Dissolve five adult aspirin tablets (325…

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Get the Smoke Smell Out of Your Clothes

You went to a football bonfire or some smoky situation right after washing your best jeans, and now your favorite…

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Make Your Old Sneakers Look New

Sneakers can look grimy pretty quickly. If you don’t want to toss your Chuck Taylors into the wash, here’s what…

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Fix Your Floppy Hat

Time to carry flowers and picnic lunches in your favorite straw bag! And don't forget your sun hat. They both have gotten…

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You’re Wearing the Wrong Shoes

If you prefer pretty shoes, you’re probably wearing the wrong size, which can cause huge amounts of physical problems. Watch…

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Ink-Removing Formula

Did you forget to cap a pen and now it has left its mark on your gym outfit, upholstery or…

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Take Your Delicates for a Spin

You finally got around to hand-washing that lacy top or silk scarf. Now, after all your careful handling, the last…

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Better Than Woolite for Fine Washables

Did you forget to restock your Woolite? Here's what to use on your fine washables—it's cheaper and works just as…

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Handy Cure for Sweater Pills

Your favorite sweater accidentally got mixed in with the regular wash, and now it's covered with woolen lumps and pills.…

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Suede Scuff Fix

Suede shoes and boots are soft and cozy, but they can get scuffed pretty easily, even the waterproof kind. If…

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Get Your Sweater Back into Shape

A reader asks, “Do you have any tips for shrinking a wool sweater that is too big without felting* it?”…

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No More Stiff Jeans

An immigrant grocer named Levi Strauss designed a pair of coveralls out of canvas. His target market—the miners in San…

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Panty Hose Trick to Dry Sweaters

If you don't use a drying rack for your wet sweaters, then consider the ol' panty hose trick to avoid…