14 Amazing Must-Know Clothing Tricks

No one would argue that clothing is an essential part of people’s lives. After all, we wear it every day, and we have different types for different occasions and weathers. We spend the vast majority of our lives in clothes.

It should be no surprise then that clothes often cause considerable headaches, whether because they get stained or impossibly dirty, they don’t fit right, or they just wear out or fade too quickly. Luckily, there are a plethora of tricks, hacks, and tips to remedy all kinds of clothing frustrations. Read on to find out how to fix all your clothing problems.

Removing Red Wine Stains


Pour white wine or club soda over the stain before trying to remove it.

Dark Wash Jeans


To keep dark wash jeans from fading, use distilled white vinegar in the wash cycle.

Remove Oil Stains


Just sprinkle some baby powder on the stain and leave it overnight.

Quick Hang


Pull the hanger through the clothes to hang your clothes ultra-quick.

For Runs


If you have a run in your hose, use clear nail polish to stop it in its tracks.

Removing Sweat Stains


Pour lemon juice on the stains, then wash to get them out.

Sweater Perfection


Use a hanger to get your sweaters perfectly folded.

Hang Leather


Make sure you are hanging (not folding) those leather clothing items.

Zipper Fix


If your zipper always slips down, clip a safety pin to the tip of the pants or attach a ring to the zipper to hold it up.

Ultra-Soft T-shirts


This trick will have your t-shirts oh-so soft.




Clean dirty sneakers with baking soda mixed with detergent and a toothbrush. They will look as good as new.

Restring a Hoodie


Put the string through a straw and feed the straw through the hole in your hoodie.

Stretch Shoes


Put plastic bags filled with water in each shoe, and leave them in the freezer overnight.


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