The Laundress is Having a Rare Sale—And It Includes Editor- and Reader-Approved Favorites!

published Apr 28, 2020
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Laundry supplies and soft pajamas in a wicker laundry basket

It’s true all the time, but right now it’s more important than ever: Do not mess around when it comes to laundry. Since the COVID-19 pandemic hit the U.S., we’ve discussed plenty of laundry tips and tricks and made expert-approved recommendations—but one brand seems to have come out on top in the hearts of both AT editors and readers. I’m talking, of course, about The Laundress, a luxury brand that makes specialty products like detergents, tools, and more for the laundry room. Right now, they’re having a rare sale, with 25 percent off their most eco-friendly products with code CLEANSTART. We rounded up our top picks from the sale that are editor- and reader-approved.

Wool & Cashmere Shampoo

Unable to dry clean your clothes right now? No worries—you can easily dry clean your most delicate clothing right at home, as long as you have the right tools. In particular, we recommend this specialty detergent, which is formulated for wool and cashmere but can be used on any fabric. It’s made with a blend of plant-derived surfactants, and is free of petroleum, phosphate, phthalates, and artificial color.

Buy: Wool & Cashmere Shampoo, $19 $14.25

All-Purpose Bleach Alternative

I’m currently at home with my parents, and my mom’s go-to laundry sanitizing product has been out of stock for about two months. This bleach alternative is a great replacement, containing no chlorine bleach yet still quite effective at removing dirt, stains, and odors. It’s safe for all colors and fabrics (except silk and wool), and can even be used to clean the rest of your home!

Buy: All-Purpose Bleach Alternative, $15 $11.25

Signature Detergent

It’s definitely more expensive than your typical detergent, but this is not your typical detergent. According to one of our writers, The Laundress’s Signature Detergent is well worth the splurge. It’s an all-purpose product, made to whiten, brighten, preserve color, and remove stains, and is nontoxic, biodegradable, and allergen-free. Our writer says that it helps her take better care of her clothes, and be more mindful of what and how much she’s laundering.

Buy: Signature Detergent, $20.50 $15.37

Stain Solution

Looking for a tough, eco-friendly stain remover? The Laundress’s Stain Solution is for you. Highly concentrated and unscented, it safely removes even the most stubborn stains—plus it’s nontoxic, biodegradable, allergen-free, and cruelty-free. Pair it with the Wash & Stain Bar (also on sale!) for the ultimate stain-fighting system.

Buy: Stain Solution, $18 $13.50

Denim Wash

A good pair of jeans can last for many years, as long as you give it proper love and care. Treat your best jeans to this specialty denim wash, which is a blend of detergent, fabric conditioner, and color guard—the perfect combo for preserving your denim. And remember: Your jeans don’t need to be washed as often as your other pants!

Buy: Denim Wash, $19 $14.25