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Anyone else use their dryers to press their clothes?

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by MAJOR METAL, May 29, 2005.


    MAJOR METAL The Beagle Father Supporting Member

    This is the greatest just throw your clothes that are all wrinkly into the dryer for 5 minutes and your clothes are pressed and ready to go, its alot easier then pressing dress shirts and pants :hyper: .
  2. Ericman197


    Feb 23, 2004
    Even if I dry my shirts and hang them afterwards, they still don't look half as nice as when they're taken to the dry cleaners. It works, but it doesn't look as good. It matters not to me though; Eric can iron a mean shirt.
  3. 20db pad

    20db pad

    Feb 11, 2003
    I been everywhere, man...
    None. At all.
    I still do that from time to time. Works best with cottons, IMO.

    I wear fairly expensive Tommy Bahama and Toni Richards shirts often these days. Those always go to the dry cleaners.
  4. cheezewiz

    cheezewiz Supporting Member

    Mar 27, 2002
  5. Nick Gann

    Nick Gann Talkbass' Tubist in Residence

    Mar 24, 2002
    Silver Spring, MD
    I throw clothes in the dryer for a quick 10 minute de-wrinkle all the time. Did it this morning before work, infact :)
  6. LiquidMidnight


    Dec 25, 2000
    I take a wet washcloth and throw it in with the wrinkled shirt. I was never handy at all with an iron.

    Still, polyester is the best because it always stays nice. :D
  7. Head Creep

    Head Creep

    Nov 6, 2004
    Los Angeles
    Do it every day before school. Grab my clothes, make sure they don't smell, throw them in the dryer and proceed to take a shower. It's a nifty little thing.
  8. nonsqtr

    nonsqtr The emperor has no clothes!

    Aug 29, 2003
    Burbank CA USA
    T-shirts and jeans go in the dryer, anything else goes to the cleaners. Dress shirts and pants, definitely cleaner material. I'm far too impatient (and busy) to do those myself. :)
  9. burk48237

    burk48237 Supporting Member

    Nov 22, 2004
    Oak Park, MI
    I can not find a quality permanent press dress shirt, I don't believe they exist, Dry cleaners for the dress stuff.
  10. I wouldnt know, .........im 16 years old and my mom still does my laundry and all that stuff.
  11. Marlat


    Sep 17, 2002
    London UK
    Putting clothes in the dryer wears them out faster. Drying is very hard on clothes.

    I just have my maid do it......

    (j/k) :D
  12. WalterBush


    Feb 27, 2005
    Yuma, Az
    Full disclosure, I'm a certified Fender technician working in a music store that carries Fender, Yamaha, and Ibanez products among others.
    Nah, the dryers where I live cost money. I hang my pants up in the morning, and by the time my wife and I have both taken severely hot showers the steam and heat has de-wrinklified them :)

    MAJOR METAL The Beagle Father Supporting Member

    Yeah its a great littel thing when your in a hurry.
  14. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    Ya'll are too fancy for me... I just wear wrinkly clothes...

    ... man. I need a queer eye makeover.
  15. You mean them wrinkles go away if you dry them?

    I'm gonna done git me one of them "dryer" things. :smug:
  16. secretdonkey


    Oct 9, 2002
    Austin, TX
    Two words: Clothes steamer. :smug:
  17. DigMe


    Aug 10, 2002
    Waco, TX
    A dryer is really much too heavy to press clothes with.

    brad cook

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