Homemade Fabric Softener

Homemade Fabric Softener Recipe

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Missy Asche


You can use any scent of hair conditioner you choose. I usually buy Suave because it's the cheapest.


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6 c
hot water
2 c
hair conditioner (any scent you choose)
3 c
white vinegar

How to Make Homemade Fabric Softener


  • 1Heat water until it's hot but not boiling.
  • 2Add conditioner and stir with wire whisk to mix well. Stir until conditioner is completely dissolved.
  • 3Add vinegar, stir to mix well.
  • 4Allow to cool before placing in bottle (I use an old, one gallon, vinegar bottle)
  • 5Place softener in washer like you would any other liquid softener. You can use as little as 2 tbsp. but I like to use at least 4-6 tbsp!

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About Homemade Fabric Softener

Course/Dish: Soaps
Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #fabric, #softener, #soap

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