Dorm Room Laundry Essentials – Laundry Supplies 101

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College laundry days are close approaching! Despite Hollywood lore college students actually do wash their own laundry while at college.  Let us help equip your scholars dorm room or college apartment with the right tools for laundry day. Our list of laundry supplies will help get them through their laundry chores. But, still be sure to expect the famous call “Mom, just how do I do laundry?”

Laundry Baskets For College Living

Whether carting clothing to the dorm laundromat, apartment floor laundry room or a weekend visit home, a good laundry basket or laundry bag is a an essential.

Simple Human Laundry Sorter With Removable Hamper

Flex ‘N Carry Laundry Basket Hamper

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Classic Drawstring Laundry Bag

Dorm or College Apartment Organization

Help keep collegiate life organized, and the floor visible, with the help of these closet organizers and under-bed boxes which maximize space for clothing and linens.

Space Saving Closet Organizer. Features Side Pockets

Hipster Under Bed Organizer

And, don’t forget the hangers.

Set of Basic Non-Slip Hangers

clear pocket door organizer

Clear Pockets Over-The-Door Organizer. So Many uses!

Turn clutter and chaos into calm and clean with the Simply Stashed door organizer.

College Conundrum: How To Dry Laundry When Out of Quarters?

These nifty drying rack is great for drying delicates or an option for air drying when college laundry money is hard to find.  Collapsible and easily be hidden when not needed. An eco-friendly alternative to a clothes dryer and a wallet saver.

Multi-purpose clothes and shoe drying rack

College Ironing is Not an Oxymoron

There will be times when your college student will need to do his or her own ironing. Think —date night, interviews or pledge activities.  Here are some ironing tools for the college laundry  job.

Cordless Iron

A cordless iron is great when competition for outlets is high.

This tiny table top iron board delivers big results. Collapses for easy stowing. Or…

Presto! Make any surface an instant ironing board with this iron blanket mat.

All About the Suds: Selecting The Right Laundry Detergent

Molly’s Suds Laundry Powder was presented with an “A” rating by the Environmental Working Group. You can count on Molly’s to wash all collegiate laundry without harmful toxins.  One eco-friendly pouch washes an incredible 128 loads of laundry.

mollys suds all natural laundry powder

Washes 128 Loads & Rated “A” By EWG

Another, eco-friendly alternative are Grab-Green Laundry Pods. Pre-measured Grab Green Laundry pods take the guess work out of laundry day for wash-day newbies.

Other Little Helpful Laundry Extras

College students will love receiving care packages with this laundry helpers. Clothes pins, safety pins and stain remover sticks are great laundry helpers.

On-The-Go Stain Remover

Ever Handy Lint Roller

Safety Pins for Wardrobe Malfunctions

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Decorative Wood Clothes Pins

Congratulations! You just passed College Laundry 101.