Whiten yellowed pillows: HOT HOT HOT water •1 cup of laundry detergent •1 cup powdered dishwasher detergent •1 cup bleach (you could try “A Natural Bleach Alternative“ if you are opposed to chlorine bleach) •1/2 cup borax
Yellow stained pillows are disgusting to look at. But don't throw away your yellowed pillows with stains you can white wash them easily, just follow the instructions in this article to get them back to their pure white, real state.
DRYING your pillows: For down and feather pillows, use the air cycle. For synthetics, use the low heat setting. Place the pillow(s) in the dryer, add a couple of tennis balls covered in clean socks or a few Homemade Dryer Balls to help FLUFF the pillows as they tumble dry. (If it’s a nice day you could also set them outside in the sun to dry!)
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