I Hate Ironing

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    Ironing

    Ironing is one thing I really dislike doing and I'm so not good at it.  Give me anything but to iron.  When I buy something, I read the label cause I want to avoid ironing.  I hate to use the iron and I got myself a steamer instead, it is much...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Apr 14, 2010

    Thank God It's Over!

    I used to wear suits and silk ties to work. I had to iron my shirts, ties, and slacks at which I failed miserably. I'm a perfectionist, and if the creases weren't't just right or if I had a double crease it would freak me out. No one else seemed to notice or comment...
    neonshades neonshades
    51-55, M
    Feb 26, 2010

    Who Cares?

    i hate it. i can go to the office with wrinkles on my clothes. at the end of the day, those wrinkles will be gone. ^^,
    dazzlingeyes dazzlingeyes
    18-21, F
    May 24, 2010

    I 'accidentally' burned my brother's clothes

    when I tried ironing the first time, and he still has no clue bout it ...
    acrehood acrehood
    22-25, F
    Sep 22, 2014

    Yup...

    ' And do NOT do it!!!!
    lonesurvivor lonesurvivor
    56-60, F
    Apr 23, 2010

    Its Pointless To Me

    i just dont see how effective ironing really is... seems kinda pointless to me unless you use some sort of starch or whatever
    myemeraldmind myemeraldmind
    26-30, F
    Oct 11, 2009

    Hate!

    I can't put into words how much I hate to iron. It's the most boring , tedious thing I can think of to do. Unfortunately I have a husband who works in the corporate world, soooooo..... I tell him to bring his shirts to the cleaners... I hate  ironing!! Luckily these days dress...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 27, 2012

    I Think I Own An Iron, I'm Not Sure...

    If an item of clothing requires ironing I don't buy it.  Over the years I have learned to hang washing in such a way so as not to permanently crease it. My friend goes home during her lunch break to catch up on her ironing.  She even irons her sheets. ...
    psyko psyko
    36-40, F
    6 Responses Jun 16, 2009

    Like Mavelvolent Spirit ......

    I t sat in the corner of the dining room smug and satisfied , growing bigger and bigger each day . Knowing that one day soon it will have defeated me , for my supplies are running out and it,s  growing stronger . I am sure it laughed at me the other day, when ...
    salar1 salar1
    51-55, M
    10 Responses May 18, 2009

    I Refuse To Iron

    While growing up my mom forced me to iron every week.  I ironed my father's work shirts and any additional shirts in the family that needed ironing.  I was always told by my mom that I didn't do a good job ironing, and yet continued to be forced to iron shirts...
    cream51 cream51
    61-65, F
    Sep 1, 2010

    Whatever But Not Ironing

    I can wash dishes, hoover, dust or whatever but I simply hate ironing. Once I am wealthy I will have my clothes ironed by some servant :)))
    Galque Galque
    26-30, F
    Aug 23, 2008

    I Do

    the only time i would iron was when i had to wear my jrotcc uniform on wednesday  , my eagle scout cermony . And most recently when i had a job interview for a position that i really wanted.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 7, 2010

    I Love To Iron Clothes For Warrior Woen

    by your leave, i allowed, i would iron your clothes, sheets, towels any thing you desired. i noticed, that some folks want something in return. i would never ask for anything. i have served three Lucy's and they would never allow me to to ride behind the Warrior Woman. that...
    mmom46 mmom46
    61-65, M
    Aug 25, 2011
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