I always try to save money and find DIY ideas for household products. I’m not a big fan of doing laundry, to put it lightly, even after figuring ways to do laundry faster. In order to save some money on laundry, I make my own DIY Reusable Fabric Softener Dryer Sheets. This is tip #10 from 18 Household Products You Can Make at Home.
After having breast cancer, I’m trying to limit the number of harsh chemicals in our house. If I can, I make my own cleaning products, so I thought I’d figure out how to make my own reusable fabric softener dryer sheets.
The purpose of these DIY reusable fabric softener dryer sheets is to not only save some money, but also cut back on harsh chemicals in your house. An added benefit is you get to recycle some of your old towels and t-shirts.
Store bought fabric softeners work by leaving a layer of chemicals on laundry items. Vinegar acts as a natural fabric softener, so you rest easy knowing you are adding less chemicals to your clothes and saving money as well. The great thing about using vinegar as a natural fabric softener in the homemade dryer sheets, is that the vinegar smell goes away, but the fresh smelling essential oil scents stay.
Items you need to make your DIY Reusable Fabric Softener Dryer Sheets
Here is what you’ll need to gather to make these fabric softener sheets.
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