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    15 Clothing Hacks That Actually Work

    Spoiler: There's no way to get rid of sweat stains, sorry.

    There's a lot of conflicting advice about how to care for your clothes.

    And some of it seems...unnecessary.

    So we decided to ask the experts all our stupid questions.

    We spoke to the cleaning experts at the Good Housekeeping Institute and Tony Glenville, fashion expert and course leader at London College of Fashion, UAL.

    1. Do hangers really affect your clothes?

    2. What does "dry clean only" mean?

    3. And how often do I need to dry-clean items?

    4. Can you ever really get rid of sweat stains?

    5. What about using aspirin and lemon juice?

    6. How do I remove a curry stain?

    7. Does lavender really keep moths away?

    8. What do I do if I rip something?

    9. Should I shave my jumpers to stop bobbling?

    10. How can I save a wool jumper that has shrunk in the wash?

    11. Does a pinch of salt in your wash really stop colours fading?

    12. Are garment bags worth it for everyday wear?

    13. Is a tumble dryer really damaging for your clothes?

    14. Is it worth colouring in bleach marks with a Sharpie?

    15. Does ironing really help your clothes to last longer?