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    How To Wash & Whiten Yellowed Pillows

    by Jillee
    At first I hesitated doing this post because it teeters precariously close to over-sharing…but the more research I did, and the more I asked around, I realized that pillows that become yellow over time is a pretty common thing! One of the most common reasons why pillows can turn yellow is sweat. Eve...
    • Andrea Albrecht

      How to Wash and Whiten Pillows: You’ll need: •HOT HOT HOT water •1 cup of laundry detergent •1 cup powdered dishwasher detergent •1 cup bleach •1/2 cup borax

    • Melissa Kirchhoff

      Washing pillows - should do TWICE A YEAR! (+ how to make yellow pillows white again, Martha Stewart)

    • Hestie Heerden

      How To 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

    • Alyssa Brooks

      Washing pillows should be done twice a year. How to make yellow pillows white again. Really hot water, 1 cup of laundry detergent, 1 cup powdered dishwasher detergent, 1 cup bleach 1/2 cup borax. VIa Martha Stewart.

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    How to wash and whiten yellowed pillows. Did this today with DH's pillows, and plan to do the rest of ours tomorrow. AMAZING. Its like we have new pillows! I have washed our pillows many times before, but they have never come out looking like new again!

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