How do you clean white laces without a washing machine?
STEP 2: Place your shoelaces in a lingerie bag or pillowcase. STEP 3: Fill your sink or a bucket with warm water. Mix in a small amount of laundry detergent to help loosen built-up grime. If your laces are solid white, you can substitute a small amount of bleach in place of the laundry detergent.
Can you put laces in the washing machine?
Place the laces, still inside the laundry bag, in the washing machine and launder with detergent and 1/2 cup of bleach in hot water. Hang the laces over a sink or towel and allow them to air dry. To avoid damage to the aglets and shrinkage of the laces, do not put them in a dryer.
How do you clean white laces with baking soda?
Don’t forget about cleaning shoelaces! Soak them in a bowl of water with equal parts baking soda and dish soap for about five minutes. Scrub the laces with an old toothbrush or nail brush. Rinse in water and let dry.
How do you clean shoelaces with toothpaste?
Non-gel white toothpaste works great for cleaning white-soled sneakers (colored toothpaste may stain rather than clean sneakers). Apply toothpaste to an old toothbrush and then work the paste into the dirty spots. Leave the toothpaste on the shoes for about ten minutes, and then wipe it off with a damp towel.