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How to Properly Fold Shirts and Sweaters


Properly folded sweaters will keep their shape and form better than those stored on hangers.
Properly folded sweaters will keep their shape and form better than those stored on hangers.
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There's nothing more daunting than a big pile of clothes that needs folding. Well, nothing except a big pile of clothes that you've put off folding for a day or two, making them deeply set with wrinkles. It's OK. Who hasn't put off folding laundry for a glass of wine or a pint of ice cream and a favorite reality TV show?

But we know that putting off folding only leads to more ironing, so, why do we keep doing it? Perhaps it's utter annoyance for the task. Or maybe it's just that we haven't had a folding lesson since adolescence. If that's the case, then you're in for luck because this is a great little refresher on how to properly fold shirts and sweaters.

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