Shannon Lush's Laundry Essentials

Discover Shannon Lush's nine laundry essentials.

• White vinegar
• Napisan OxyAction
• Table salt
• Bicarb soda
• Shampoo
• Methylated spirits
• Scrubbing brush
• Soap
• Oil of cloves

For more information and tips from Shannon, visit the Lush House show page here


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Posted by Kerrie93Report
Hi, I've forgotten a load of washing in my machine - it stinks!
How can I get rid of the smell in the sheets and the machine please?
Posted by Kimberley53Report
I tumble dried my husbands new Polyester work shirts. They are so crinkled. Please help me get them not so crumpled. Thank you so much
Posted by Sally75Report
I have some red quilting material I need to wash to set the colour . Could somebody please advise me on how to set the colour. Thanks
Posted by Michelle139Report
Had a house fire ... how do you get that awful smoke smell out of clothes..??
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how can i get balls of my sheets
Posted by Report
Electric hair clippers will work well.. I also use them on jumpers,and any other fabrics that pile.. Hope this helps.
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I have had light coloured pure wool garments stored in a camphor chest for some years after being wool washed prior to storage. They now have some brown unsightly marks in various places. What can I do to removes these? We use tank water.
Posted by Samantha1052Report
From leaning on a freshy oiled timber table, the sleeves on my husbands cotton shirt have now got yellowy brown stains - how can I remove the stains?
Posted by Carol547Report
I have a problem with some yellow/orange/brown colour stains on a pure silk jacket, I suspect the stains were on the fabric already when I purchased it. I have tried the glycerine and soap method mentioned in your book on a spare piece of fabric, there is no change to the stain, help?
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I used lead pencil on the wrong side of quilting fabric, how do I get it off?