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Old 06-19-2013, 06:03 PM   #1
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Need Help Folding Laundry?

This is cool !!


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Old 06-19-2013, 06:31 PM   #2
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I gotta admit, I was a bit skeptical to watch a one minute plus video on how to do something in two seconds, but dang, I think I need to try this out.
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Old 06-19-2013, 06:46 PM   #3
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I tried it right after I watched the video, the shirt is back in the laundry basket.

I am just too stupid to fold a shirt in two seconds.

I need more time I tell ya, I need more time, I can't take the pressure!
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Old 06-19-2013, 07:35 PM   #4
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I saw a similar video years ago and it does work. It takes a little longer than 2 seonds but it does work.
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Old 06-19-2013, 10:08 PM   #5
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I saw this before but that's not how I fold my shirt so I never tried it.
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Old 06-19-2013, 10:14 PM   #6
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I put them on a hanger. I have enough room in my closets that nothing is crowded.
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Old 06-19-2013, 10:30 PM   #7
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Shrek is good at this method, but for him it's a parlor trick, not something he will do at the laundromat.
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Old 06-20-2013, 02:49 PM   #8
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I tried it but I couldn't do it that fast or neat. I did it in about 30 seconds LOL I can do it the old fashioned way in less than 10 !! I just need to practice I guess.
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Old 06-20-2013, 06:53 PM   #9
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I'm thinking....why? I'm not that "covered up" in shirts that I want to be concerned about how many seconds it takes me to fold them.

Martha Stewart did a whole explanatory demonstration of this method on her TV program quite a few years ago. Guess it's still making the rounds.
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Old 06-21-2013, 04:10 AM   #10
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Wow, that is some fast folding there

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