How to make a Re-useable Essential Oil Scented Dryer Sponge Project is a wonderfully simple, frugal and ingenious way to scent clothing.
If you’ve been searching for a natural alternative to chemical dry sheets, you are in the right place. Interestingly, these reuseable dryer sponges can be scented to your prefrence and delight.
Apart from helping to keep clothes FRESH, this super simple do it yourself laundry project adds fragrance and soften your clothes’ texture.
Lavender Essential Oil: In case you do not know what lavender is, it is a low-growing aromatic bush with very thin gray leaves. It is commonly used to manufacture perfumes, toilet water, and aromatic vinegar. Apart from its indescribable scent, lavender also has some significant health benefits.
This tutorial is like something you hadn’t seen before. The idea which is really neat and cool will help save you time and money which is the best part of it all.
Water – 1 cup
Small plastic tub with closeable lid
Essentail Oil – Your Choice
1. Cut one regular size into 3 equal parts.
2. Pour one cup of water int sealable container. It should be easy open but click shut securely in case it is knock over by accident – it will not spill contents.
3. ~ 8 drops of your favorite essential oil for mild scent
~ 16 drops of your favorite essential oil for medium strength
~ 32 drops of your favorite essential oil for a strong scent
4. Dip sponge into solution mixture
5. Wring out throughly
6. Pop sponge into the dryer with wet clothing. Dry normally.
7. Return sponge back into the soultion mixture till it is needed again.
8. You can always have muliple containers with different scents.
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You can achieve that soft and lovely smell by simply popping your clothes into the dryer and presto!
You will not only appreciate the beauty of this DIY laundry sponges but you will surely fall in love with performing domestic cleaning chores with your own product. Nothing brings more joy than this!
These sponges are made with sponges, seal-able container and essential oils
Be enhanced with that relaxing smell of lavender which everyone certainly loves for it’s calming properties. So, why not create a beautiful day in your home and celebrate the beauty of nature with lavender laundry sponges made by you.