Help I’ve shrunk a woollen jumper

Help I’ve shrunk a woollen jumper? I hear you call! Well lets face it we’ve all been there at some point and your first washing accident always feels horrendous. You were either in a hurry, pressed the wrong button, and washed a garment too hot. Or forgot that it was in there when you bundled the jeans and other coloured cotton items in and pressed a setting for colour fast cotton instead of hand wash…

My washing smells mouldy…

Help… my washing smells mouldy!.. I hear you cry. It’s one of the things people are plagued with and often ping Distinctive to chat about.  Lets face it if you are doing laundry and it smells – it can feel a rather embarrassing question to ask friends about. So what do we reply? Well –  the first thing to check is your washing machine! We remember to clean the dishwasher… but for some reason, we…

The difference between a biological and a non biological detergent?

The difference between a biological and a non-biological detergent! It seems as though everyone is confused about “The difference between a biological and a non-biological detergent?” Some people insisting online that biological powders contain optical brighteners… what? and some that non-bios are better for the environment? Whilst other forum posts report bio formulas are more environmentally friendly, and that non bio’s the only safe washing formula for sensitive skin and so on… Muddled? well, we’re…