Folding clothes/paper/towels

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Folding clothes/paper/towels

Postby Kitresa » Mon Jun 27, 2011 2:58 am

I have dificulty folding clothing, sheets or paper. Anyone else find it nearly impossible to fold things exactly even or fold two shirts the exact same way? Any tips ?

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Re: Folding clothes/paper/towels

Postby jen d » Tue Jun 28, 2011 10:00 am

I have the same problem. Dont really have any tips except taking it very slowly. Hope someone else has some good tips!

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Re: Folding clothes/paper/towels

Postby Loki » Tue Jun 28, 2011 3:45 pm

You can get a foldy thing... I have no idea what its called and I'm at work so I can't find the link, will try and track it down... its a little plastic thing where you lay a shirt on it, then just bend it at the hinges and presto... folded shirt!

I really want to get one at some point... saw it on big bang theory and just thought I want one...
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Re: Folding clothes/paper/towels

Postby Evasura » Tue Jun 28, 2011 9:17 pm

LOL! same, crap at folding. That's why my wardrobe has always been such a mess. Clothes never stay in place. Really interested if there is a folding device
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Re: Folding clothes/paper/towels

Postby sunnysmile » Tue Jul 05, 2011 11:07 pm

yup I am hopeless at this too grrrr

why is it e have difficulty with it ?

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Re: Folding clothes/paper/towels

Postby fishingg » Tue Feb 28, 2012 12:19 pm

or the water spots on the glass....Zaino glass polish. Just put some on tonight and I'm pretty happy.

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Re: Folding clothes/paper/towels

Postby Tom fod » Tue Feb 28, 2012 8:13 pm

I'f you're trying to fold shirts/blouses you could use a magazine to help fold square around the shoulders then slide it out. Sheets are more problematic

Try not to be perfectionist about these things easy said by a man Hold on why am I writing about folding clothes. I must have taken leave of my senses this evening! 8-)

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Re: Folding clothes/paper/towels

Postby lunalovegood » Tue Apr 10, 2012 1:58 am

Just take it slow and be prepared to re-fold if needed. That is what I have to do.

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Re: Folding clothes/paper/towels

Postby calumfsinclair » Sat Jan 26, 2013 8:26 am

My best mate said last week "Calum it appears that you throw your clothes in the direction of the cupboard and hope they fold on the way" I can't fault his logic!!
Sticks and stones will break your bones, but more often if your dyspraxic!!!

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Re: Folding clothes/paper/towels

Postby Willr0490 » Sun Jan 27, 2013 12:16 pm

I struggle with folding paper, particularly with getting it to fold straight.

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Re: Folding clothes/paper/towels

Postby LuluBoo » Thu Jan 31, 2013 8:37 am

I try to fold everything neatly
however it just looks like a giant mess :(
It was worse when i was younger

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Re: Folding clothes/paper/towels

Postby mike121 » Wed Feb 24, 2016 9:23 am

Kitresa wrote:I have dificulty folding Clothing Manufacturers, sheets or paper. Anyone else find it nearly impossible to fold things exactly even or fold two shirts the exact same way? Any tips ?


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Re: Folding clothes/paper/towels

Postby whitedwarf12 » Wed Feb 24, 2016 2:51 pm

I have given up on folding clothes now and usually roll them up or hang them.

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Re: Folding clothes/paper/towels

Postby Sarachoc » Wed Mar 09, 2016 9:34 pm

yes i really struggle with that! folding paper, bed linen, clothes, cant put clothes straight on clothes horse, radiator or hanger.

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Re: Folding clothes/paper/towels

Postby DanAu96 » Wed Dec 21, 2016 11:25 pm

I can't fold anything, my mum hates it


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