Do you have some problems like clingy pants that stick to your legs, new shoes that don’t quite fit right, a t – shirt that shrank in the wash? Now, you can say goodbye to all of them, and all you have to do is to read this selection of 16 life hacks we have put together for you.
1. Getting rid of stains on leather
You just need to apply a mixture of water and vinegar and gently rub it over the area of stains.
2. To keep jewelry clean
This is only about the non –precious metal parts of the jewelry. You just need to cover the inside part of a ring with clear nail polish. You will never have to worry about getting marks on your fingers once again.
3. Getting rid of oily stains on your clothes
In order to get rid of oily stains on your clothes, you just need to use baby powder.
4. Rescuing a shrunken t – shirt
Into water with some kids’ shampoo in it, put your shrunken item of clothing (1 liter of water for every spoon of shampoo). Leave the clothing to soak for about half an hour. Then, squeeze out the water and place the t- shirt between two towels for about 10 minutes. Then, stretch the item out to its original size, putting something heavy on the edges in order to keep it stretched, and then leave it to dry.
5. Use a razor to get rid of fluff from clothes
6. Stopping jeans from fading
You just need to add half a glass of vinegar into the washing machine in order to stop dark jeans losing their color when they are being washed.
7. To quickly iron a collar
You can use hair straighteners which can help you to quickly iron the fabric around the buttons and folds on shirts and skirts.
8. To remove scuff marks from suede shoes
You just need to use an ordinary eraser to clean your suede shoes.
9. Cleaning the white part of your sneakers
You just need to mix some cleaning solution with some baking soda into a bowl and take an old toothbrush then use the solution to thoroughly clean the white rubber parts of your shoes.
10. How to fit the bottom of your jeans into your boots
11. Remove sweat stains from your clothes
You can clean this kind of stains by using a mixture of lemon juice and baking soda.
12. Putting a cord through the hood of your hoodie
You can use a straw to push the cords through the narrow holes.
13. Breaking in new shoes
Into some sealable plastic packets, pour some water and place them inside your shoes, then put the shoes into the freezer. When the water in the plastic packet freezes, it expands. Take the shoes out of the freezer and wait for the ice to melt a little and take the bags of water out. Remember that this method does not work for patent leather shoes.
14. Getting rid of the static on your pants
In order to get rid of static, you should place a safety pin on your inside seam of each trouser leg.
15. To stop the zipper on your jeans from coming undone
You should attach the ring from a key ring on the zipper and hook it over the button of your pants.
16. Hiding the camel toe
A camel toe can appear when your clothes are too tight. Usually this happens with jeans, leggings or shorts. To hide this embarrassing detail, it is necessary to wear clothes that fit you. You should choose those of your size and not less. Using some comfortable clothing like dresses from soft tissues can also be important.