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A Matter of Time

Finding out that your clothes or fabrics have been on the receiving end of a stain rarely happens at the moment of impact. Many stains are o…

Types of Denim

Denim, especially jeans, can come in many shapes, sizes, but also types. For fashionistas this may not be so much of a surprise, but by tryi…

Pasta

Pasta, the staple food of Italian cuisine  and various household tables around the world. The history of pasta is thought to be 1154, in Sic…

Handbag Care

Have you ever had a spill, or something stain the inside of your handbag? If your answer is along the lines of 'OMG Yes!', then look no furt…

Grease Stains

Grease stains are stains that can have some lastingness to them. Without proper care and a good stain removal technique, a greasy spot can c…

The Benefits of Carpets and Rugs

Every country has its own ways of decorating its floors. In hotter countries you're more likely to find more tile or hardwood floors, but as…

How to keep your whites clean this summer

As the sun finally starts to appear, there's nothing better than breaking out the mood-boosting whites from our wardrobes. They not only mak…

Forming a Habit

Whatever the time of year, there's never a better time to start something new than today. When it comes to exercise, your body will thank yo…

Top ten hard-to-remove carpet stains

A daily newspaper has published a list of the top ten carpet stains that professional carpet cleaning companies have found hardest to shift …

Slippery Business

From motor oil to olive oil, stains of this variety can remain on your clothing for some time unless you take action. Even the more esoteric…

Beyond Retro

Vintage, thrift, second-hand, retro, upcycling - whatever you call it, wearing older clothing is affordable, eco-friendly, and stylish. Howe…

The Colour Black

Black is a shade that is instantly noticeable on any piece of clothing that doesn't match it. A red cardigan, a white shirt or a blue pair o…

The Cat's Pyjamas: Caring for a New Kitten

Let's say you're just about to go out, but, drat, a spot of wine, food or makeup appears on your clothing. What to do? Well, Vanish can help…

Against the Clock! Last Minute Stain Removal

Let's say you're just about to go out, but, drat, a spot of wine, food or makeup appears on your clothing. What to do? Well, Vanish can help…

Between the Sheets

Beds can be a hotbed of stains, from breakfast in bed gone awry to a general build up of sweat. Cleaning your bed sheets and covers can be a…

Stains & School Uniforms

Here is a list of the most common school stains that you may regularly find on your child’s uniform and solutions on how to help get rid of …

Learning to Write: The Tricks of the Trade

Here are a few things to consider when helping to improve your child’s handwriting.

What’s Your Makeup Routine?

Makeup is part of many women’s daily routines, whether it’s the first thing they do when they get up or multitasking while commuting to work…

Messiest Family Meals

If you are creating a meal for the ones you love, you can feel safe in the knowledge that whatever the stain caused by the food may be, Vani…

How to keep Yourself Cool throughout the Day

Sweating can be embarrassing as a build-up of sweat can ultimately lead to sweat stains and yellow marks on your clothes. Don’t worry though…

Bonding With Your Child

Here are some ways that you can spend time with your child, away from the screen, and you can be sure that no matter how messy the task, Van…

Colours of the Stainbow

Although a rainbow may be colourful, and look pretty, each of the seven colours in the rainbow also represent some of the most challenging s…

Create the Perfect Kids Sports Day: Continued

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