How To Unwrinkle Your Clothes With No Iron
If you’re out on the road and obviously couldn’t carry the iron with you, then mind these simple tips to be able to give your clothes in the suitcase that dapper look they had before being packed. You just need to have a little patience and show some care in some cases. Here is how to unwrinkled your clothes with no iron in a series of tips coming via Rd.com
If you’re in a rush and realize your shirt is wrinkled, don’t panic. Instead, lay it out on a flat surface and run your hair dryer one to two inches over the front and back wrinkled clothing article. The wrinkles will disappear right before your eyes!
Take the clothes with you into the shower and not under the shower. This trick is particularly useful when you travel. If you’re planning on wearing something that has wrinkled in your suitcase, hang it up in the bathroom while you shower with all of the doors and windows sealed. When you get out, the wrinkles will have softened completely. Remember to hang the clothing item as close as possible to the steam, like on the showerhead or shower rod.
Use a damp towel to level a wrinkled shirt. On a flat surface, place the damp towel over the wrinkled clothing and press down to smooth out deep creases. Then, hang to air dry.
Here is another solution you can turn to with full confidence. White vinegar is a cheap, gentle, and chemical-free alternative to remove creases. Mist your garment with 1 part vinegar and 3 parts water. Then, just let it air dry.
If you don’t like the shower steam idea, then try this idea. Boil water in a tea kettle. Then, when water is boiling boil just hold your clothing item about a foot away from the steam.
Boil water in a regular metal pot you’d use for cooking. When the water boils, spill it out. The bottom should be hot enough to use to iron out all of the wrinkles in your garment.
A straightener can be a good tool to get out stubborn wrinkles. It’s particularly useful for hard to iron areas like your shirt collar. Just make sure the straightener is free of any loose hairs or products, and that you’re mindful of the heat setting so as not to damage your clothes.