Ducks 'n a Row: Tip #14 --Keep Things Together

06 April 2011

Tip #14 --Keep Things Together

Clip Your Socks from

Ever lose a sock?  Ever lose two socks?  In my experience, one sock runs away and hides. Sometimes forever.  It may run off with another sock but NEVER with the sock with which it belongs.  Fickle!
Well, this article link from Real Simple is so good that I highly recommend reading it from start to finish.  
Their tip on how to never lose a sock again is so simple—“Real Simple”—I wish I’d thought of it.  More than that, I wish I’d done it.  We’d have a lot more socks in this household if I did.  

Here it is:
"Never lose a sock again. One of the most frustrating aspects of doing laundry is the number of socks that suspiciously go missing. Forget putting out an APB: Simply pin each pair together before throwing it in the machine. No sorting, no matching necessary afterward."

More Laundry Tips:
A Very Cool Laundry Basket (Check out the shape. Fits up close on one side for easier carrying.)

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