When it comes to taking care of your clothes, there are very specific rules you’ve likely followed for as long as you can remember. Separate your colors to prevent bleeding in the washer, be careful about what water temperature you use, turn your jeans inside out, and be mindful of “dry clean only” tags. However, the latter (as you’ve probably heard by now) is a little bit murkier than once presumed. Enter The Laundress—an eco-friendly line of detergent, fabric care, and home cleaning products that works to dispell the notion that you’re required to take everything to the dry cleaner if the tag says so.
On the contrary, the founders argue that there are plenty of pieces in your wardrobe that don’t have to go to the dry cleaner at all (up to 90%, they say). To help unpack and demystify the process, we tapped the … Read the rest