How to Use Vinegar to Remove Wrinkles From Clothing

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Things You'll Need

  • White vinegar

  • Water

  • Spray bottle

  • Clothes hanger


Test the vinegar mixture on a small, inconspicuous part of the clothing prior to applying to the entire garment. This will allow you to see how the mixture reacts to your clothes.

Remove dark spots on your iron's bottom with a vinegar and salt mixture. Mix equal parts salt and vinegar in a small bowl. Dip a clean towel into the mixture and rub the spots off of your iron. Remove the mixture with a clean wet towel.

Get rid of wrinkles with vinegar.

Vinegar is a natural product that can clean your laundry and function as a natural antiseptic or mold remover. You can also use vinegar as an inexpensive, gentle and natural method to remove wrinkles from your clothing.


Step 1

Pour one part vinegar and three parts water into a spray bottle. Shake the bottle to mix the ingredients.

Step 2

Spritz dry wrinkled clothes with the vinegar mixture. Completely moisten the wrinkles.

Step 3

Hang the clothes to air-dry. The wrinkles will naturally disappear.


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