22 clothing hacks that will keep your favorite clothes looking great

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  • Replacing your favorite shirt is such a pain. Not only because you have to go to the store and find a new favorite shirt, but because you don't even know how the first one shrunk, ripped or got a stain on it.

  • Don't buy a whole new wardrobe when your zipper doesn't work, sweater has a run and you have too many bleach stains to count. Use these clever clothing hacks instead to make your clothes come back to life!

  • 1. De-pill your clothing using a razor

  • Afterwards, use tape to pickup any leftovers.

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  • Afterwards, use tape to pick up and leftovers.

  • 2. Use a hair straightener as an iron for your collar

  • Gently pull and there you have it! A 10-second hack to eliminate wrinkles.

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  • 3. Use a sharpie to cover bleach stains

  • And ... presto! No stain in sight!

  • Just gettin ready for work. #hairstylistproblems #sharpiefix

    A photo posted by Brandi N Chad Samenko (@bsamenko) on

  • 4. Fix a stuck zipper with a pencil

  • Just run the pencil up and down the zipper and watch it zip right up! Tutorial here.

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  • 5. Use shaving foam to remove makeup stains

  • Smother the stain with the foam and then wash it.

  • 6. Widen your shoes by filling them with water

  • Put water in a Ziploc bag, stick them in the shoes and then place both shoes in the freezer overnight. This will help expand the shoes so they fit perfectly.

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  • Was just looking for some food and found these ?? Can I eat them ??? @jasminlk

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  • 7. Wear your leather jacket in the rain to get that distressed look

  • This is hip and totally in right now.

  • 8. Know your jeans will fit before trying them on

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  • If the waistline of the pants can fit around your neck, it will fit around your waist.

  • 9. Lemon juice will remove armpit stain and odors

  • Rub the inside of a lemon on the armpit of your clothing. Then spray with water and wipe off. The odor and stain will evaporate.

  • 10. Vinegar removes leather stains

  • Stained your leather boots? Rub a mixture of cold water and vinegar on it and watch that stain come right out!

  • Red wine stains on Tom Ford lambskin jacket, B&A.#TomFord jacket #leatherrestoration #leatherstains#leather goods#leather

    A photo posted by Cynthia Clark (@avalonfineleatherservices) on

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  • 11. Clear nail polish will stop the run in your tights from enlarging

  • As long as it is clear polish, you are good to go!

  • 12. Dishwashing liquid will remove oil stains

  • It's gentle on your clothing and gets that stubborn oil grease right out!

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  • 13. Use adhesive moleskin to tame the underwire on your bra

  • This works wonders!

  • #womenissues #underwirebraproblems

    A photo posted by 💋 (@kc_ramos) on

  • 14. Polish your shoes with moisturizer when you are on the go

  • It is great when you are in a rush.

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  • 15. Cover your sneakers in baking soda to remove the terrible odor

  • The baking soda will soak up the sweat left in your shoe. Rinse it off afterwards and you are ready for your next big game.

  • 16. Putting clear nail polish on a button will stop it from falling off

  • This is only a limited fix, but if you are in a rush it can be a true day saver.

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  • 17. Use clear nail polish to tighten your sunglasses

  • Until you can find a tiny screwdriver to tighten it up, apply clear nail polish.

  • This sunnies tho 🙌 #newyorkerfashion #instafashion #accessories #sunglasses #summerMerken

    A photo posted by New Yorker Official (@newyorkeronline) on

  • 18. Lipstick stains can be removed with hairspray

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  • Put hairspray on your clothes that have lipstick on them before putting them into the washing machine.

  • Don't normally have lipstick on...forgot...oops! Sorry...😓 #lipstick #stain #lipstickstain #napkin #forgot #oops

    A photo posted by Atty Tantivit (@attydesigns) on

  • 19. Don't want to wash your pants, but they have a bad smell?

  • Stick them in the freezer to kill off bacteria, but keep the denim color alive.

  • #freezerjeans. @foxdenstudios you're a genius!!!

    A photo posted by Nash Propst (@nashpropst) on

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  • 20. Wait five minutes before putting clothes on you've already ironed

  • You don't want to instantly create new wrinkles!

  • 21. Spray hairspray on your tights to avoid them even making a run

  • It works. It really does!

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  • 22. Use a bobby pin to fix sweater strings that stick out

  • Just put the string in the bobby pin and pull back into the sweater so that the excess string is on the inside of your sweater instead.

  • ~ #friday #nights #rock #pins #bobbypins #tidy #box #ready for #august ~ #blonde #brunette #black #hairofinstagram

    A photo posted by Emma-Jane Walsh (@bridalhairbyemma) on

  • These hacks will literally save you hours of labor, as well as lots of money. Got any hacks to share with us?

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