A Laundry Gadget

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Several months ago I was searching for clips that would hook onto the clothesline to hold shirts or dresses on a hanger.  I have some old ones that came from my mother-in-law but I had not seen in any the shops recently.  Naturally, I turned to that guru, Mr Google and found this site.  The Hook-Ups which are about halfway down the page were a better version of what I was looking for.

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However, it is a UK site so I decided to wait until we went there on holidays.  Now I am home with my packet of Hook-Ups that I bought at Lakeland in Glasgow.

Once they are clipped on the line it is a simple matter of slipping the hanger through the hole.  I have about 5 clipped on the line and the rest are in the peg bag on the end of the laundry trolley.

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It is quick and easy to get the clothes off the line and I can hang them on the rack in the spare room ready for ironing.  Even better, there are no peg marks.

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What gadgets or tips do you have to make it simpler to get the washing and ironing done?

2 thoughts on “A Laundry Gadget

  1. I hang shirts and t-shirts on hangers on the line but I use pegs to hold them in place. I think your gadget it better though.
    Carolx

  2. I’ve never seen a gadget like that before – wish I knew about them when I used an outside clothesline. Now I hand my clothes up inside on pipes that I have hung from the ceiling (in the basement) – problem solved.

    The only thing I have ever found that makes ironing easier is a clothes steamer. I loved the one that I used to have – it made ironing unnecessary. It was broken in our last move and not replaced.

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