The Ultimate Caring for Your Clothes Quiz
by Staff
Correct care of your clothing may result in better looking and longer lasting items. Care for your wardrobe by using some simple tips. Take this quiz to find some good ways to care for your clothes.

How can you seal the threads on buttons?

  • reinforce buttons and tie threads
  • brush the center of each button with red nail polish
  • brush the center of each button with clear nail polish

How can you keeps zippers zipping smoothly?

  • rub teeth with wax
  • rub teeth with oil
  • rub teeth with hair conditioner

How can you renew cedar?

  • lightly sand
  • oil
  • brush with water

Where should you place mothproofing products?

  • lowest surface
  • highest surface
  • anywhere is fine

How can you prevent mildew when you store away purses?

  • stuff with crumpled newspaper
  • store unfastened
  • both answers

Does the scent of cedar kill moths?

  • does not kill moths
  • repels moths
  • causes an allergic reaction

What may clean away the salt residue from leather and vinyl boots?

  • water and baking soda solution
  • water and vinegar solution
  • soda water

How can you prevent smelly feet?

  • sprinkle baking soda
  • sprinkle baby powder
  • sprinkle sugar

What may be used to shine leather shoes?

  • petroleum jelly
  • hand lotion
  • both answers

What may be used to shine patent leather?

  • vinegar
  • hair spray
  • mineral oil

Is there a way to keep new fabric tennis shoes looking fresh?

  • spray with hair spray
  • spray with spray starch
  • spray with cooking spray

What may contribute to shoe odor?

  • moisture
  • dirt
  • foot cream

What can be done for frayed shoe laces?

  • brush with clear nail polish
  • tie off
  • neither answer

What may be used as an airtight storage container for winter clothing?

  • new plastic garbage can
  • corrugated boxes
  • shopping bags

What is an easy and fast way to de-wrinkle clothing?

  • steam
  • iron
  • professionally clean

To remove dust and lint, how should you brush clothing?

  • brush with the nap
  • brush against the nap
  • brush across the nap

When storing away winter items, what should you avoid?

  • moisture
  • sunlight
  • both answers

How may moths damage clothing?

  • feed on wool
  • feed on fibers derived from animals
  • both answers

How should you prepare clothes for seasonal storage?

  • clean
  • sew loose buttons
  • neither answer

How can you remove scuff marks from shoes?

  • baking-soda paste
  • Vaseline
  • furniture polish