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Cool Baked Goods With an Ironing Board Cool Baked Goods With an Ironing Board

Sometimes you need a reasonable amount of cupcakes—like a dozen—but sometimes you need many more than that. Unless you have a whole mess of wire racks, and a bunch of counter space, cooling them down can pose a bit of a problem. Luckily, you can employ most ironing boards which, as Reddit user Something Else points out

Keep Your Clothes From Wearing Out by Ironing Instead of Washing Keep Your Clothes From Wearing Out by Ironing Instead of Washing

If there’s one good reason to do the sniff test, it’s this: washing and drying your clothing after each wear is one of the quickest ways to wear those outfits out. Yes, there are ways to improve your laundry skills, but you’re still shoving your favorite duds into a machine to get agitated—yes, that’s what it’s…

Use Binder Clips While Ironing to Keep Your Pants in Place Use Binder Clips While Ironing to Keep Your Pants in Place

Ironing can be a pain, but is worth it to keep your clothes (and you) looking sharp. Make ironing pants a little easier by using a couple large binder clips to keep the seams lined up.

Use the Bottom of a Hot Pot to Iron Your Clothes Use the Bottom of a Hot Pot to Iron Your Clothes

If you're one of the many people out there that does not own an iron, there's a way you can remove wrinkles with something you probably do have: a basic cooking pot.

The Four Best Ways to Tuck in a Shirt for Any Situation

Looking good doesn't stop at getting good fitting clothes. You still have to dress yourself. For those times you need to tuck your shirt in, The Art of Manliness shows off four different techniques.

The Right Way to Iron a Dress Shirt The Right Way to Iron a Dress Shirt

We've talked about ways to get wrinkles out of clothes without having to iron, but honestly, sometimes ironing is the best way to make your shirts look good and get them wrinkle free. It doesn't have to be a hassle either. This video from The Art of Manliness shows you how it's done.

Top 10 Clothing Annoyances, Fixed Top 10 Clothing Annoyances, Fixed

Between shirts that don't stay tucked in, shoes that slip on and off, and zippers that get stuck every which way, it's a wonder we humans still wear clothes. Here are our top 10 clothing annoyances, and their clever solutions.

Clean an Iron with Vinegar and Baking Soda Clean an Iron with Vinegar and Baking Soda

You can make a dirty iron look like new again with that powerful cleaning duo, vinegar and baking soda.

Cut Your Ironing Time in Half with Aluminum Foil Cut Your Ironing Time in Half with Aluminum Foil

This quick video demonstrates how a simple sheet of aluminum foil can make that tedious chore of ironing much faster.

DIY Magnetic Ironing Mat DIY Magnetic Ironing Mat

Ah, ironing boards. They serve their function, but it seems to take as much time to get them out and put them away than you spend ironing a shirt or other garment. If you have basic sewing skills you can make an ironing mat that magnetically attaches to the top of your dryer, taking significantly less time to get…

Remove Clothing Wrinkles with a Damp Towel Remove Clothing Wrinkles with a Damp Towel

Ever rushed out the door and arrived at work only to realize your shirt is a wrinkled mess? DIY blog Stylelist Home suggests you can fix those wrinkles no matter where you are by wiping down the shirt with a damp towel.

Remove Clothing Wrinkles with a Water Spray Bottle Remove Clothing Wrinkles with a Water Spray Bottle

When your clothes for the day are wrinkled you must normally take out an ironing board, plug in your iron, and spend a few minutes pressing out the wrinkles. Household weblog Re-Nest suggests instead that you lightly mist the clothing with water from a spray bottle. A few minutes later the wrinkles will disappear as…

DIY Ironing Board Expansion Churns Through Shirt Ironing DIY Ironing Board Expansion Churns Through Shirt Ironing

Ironing board design hasn't changed much in the last 153 years. If you ever feel like your board just isn't efficient for the clothes you have, consider one Instructables user's modified board. With practice, it becomes a shirt-ironing machine.

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