Don't let spots and stains stand between you and your favorite pieces!
As a mom of three and avid thrift shopper, I come across my fair share of mystery marks. Often, a simple stain remover stick or spray is enough to bring a garment back to like-new condition. Sometimes, however, a stain is a bit more stubborn or a garment has overall dingyness that needs addressed.
My stain fighting solution is inspired by the more intense "laundry stripping" recipe you may have heard about for household textiles like sheets and towels. I reduced and removed some ingredients from that solution to make it just a bit more gentle for regular garments. As you'll see, it's not 100% effective for all stains, but it has saved many items from the donation or recycle pile for me!*
Here are the stains I've tackled with this solution: