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    Default How often do you wash your jeans?

    I just saw an article suggesting you should 'never' wash your jeans in order to retain their shape. Not sure I like that idea!

    I tend to wash my jeans after every wear. I'll occasionally wear them a 2nd time only if I have had a 'home day' or not gone anywhere where they might get germy/dirty.

    DH wears his a few times before he washes them. A mate of his goes months without washing his, he just airs them out on the clothesline.

    What's your jeans policy?

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    I wear jeans most days and wash them every few weeks or so- either if they start to smell a bit or I've spilt something on them.

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    I wear mine 1-2 times before washing them. With a 1 year old, that's as long as they last before getting food or snot rubbed on them!

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    Only when they're dirty I only wear them for a few hours at a time when we go to the movies or out to dinner and it takes ages to get them back to perfection of comfort once they've been washed.

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    1 or 2 wears before a wash.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cindye View Post
    I wear jeans most days and wash them every few weeks or so- either if they start to smell a bit or I've spilt something on them.
    This.

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    Only when they look and/or smell dirty. Usually at least 4-5 wears, or more depending on how long I have them on. I don't usually spend all day in jeans though

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    Every time i wear them! Or if i only wore them a couple hours then I might wear them the next day. I don't understand why some people leave them so long between washes. Weeks to months between washes? They are no different to normal pants IMO.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cindye View Post
    I wear jeans most days and wash them every few weeks or so- either if they start to smell a bit or I've spilt something on them.
    Me three.

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    Every couple of wears


 

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