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    Quote Originally Posted by delirium View Post
    So if everyone has their own day does that mean you wash 5 out of the 7 days?
    I do one load per day with Friday's with no washing at all. I wash, dry, fold and put away each day which is super easy as it is only one location/pile drop. I use half a colour catcher in each load and no longer separate. Wash each persons sheets in their load too. I find it super efficient and I never ever have a build up of washing anymore.
    I do my 8yr old DS on Saturday, 6yr old DD Sunday, Monday 3yr old, 10 month old Tuesday, DH & myself on Wednesday and Thursday I do towels & bathmats.

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    How do people get away with one jumper? My kids think they're disposable and we go through about 50 billion jumpers (and hats) every year.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MrsIsMe View Post
    I do one load per day with Friday's with no washing at all. I wash, dry, fold and put away each day which is super easy as it is only one location/pile drop. I use half a colour catcher in each load and no longer separate. Wash each persons sheets in their load too. I find it super efficient and I never ever have a build up of washing anymore.
    I do my 8yr old DS on Saturday, 6yr old DD Sunday, Monday 3yr old, 10 month old Tuesday, DH & myself on Wednesday and Thursday I do towels & bathmats.
    We're changing our kids rooms around in the next few weeks...and they're now all getting their own laundry hamper so I can do this. I am so glad you shared! I am so sick of the 'these aren't my undies/socks/shorts' arguements, and this system just eliminates that completely. I feel like you just changed my life 😂
    Last edited by Full House; 03-09-2016 at 12:15.

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    I'm a bit of a cheap skate so I only have the kids one set of uniforms each. They wear the same clothes every day, I just wash and dry them ever night hH

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    I have always has 5 uniforms for kiddo so 1 for every day. 2 formal shirts, 2 polls and 1 coloured polo for sports day once a week. He also has 5 shorts too. I do the washing once a week on the weekend.

    He is grade 4

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    Our hat count this year so far is 6. My son has 2 of each uniform. It's not enough but they're not cheap!

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    My DS is now grade four and he has two sport uniforms and three formal, one jumper and one hat. We don't need winter uniforms here as it doesn't get cold enough.

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    We would be down to our granny undies and holey socks if we only washed out stuff once a week

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    Great thread idea!

    We start school next year and im lost with how much to buy. I was thinking 1 or 2 logo tops shirts and jumpers with a few cheap plain ones incase. Pants/shorts are black so that's easy!

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    I have a uniform for every day of the week so I do t have to worry about washing. They only have one type though (polo shirt and footy shorts). I also have two hats for each of them (but started with one and then bought a new one each year as they tend to lose and find their hats regularly). I have two jumpers for them in winter and my youngest has tracksuit pants (eldest won't wear them but it's never extremely cold here.) I bought two 5 packs of socks for them but they always seem to be searching for socks!!!


 

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