August 25 2016
Our etiquette expert addresses what to do when a friend buys you a new pair of race-day shoes, just a few days before your race.
Running isn’t just a hobby—it’s a state of mind! Even if you have the workout part pretty much down, as you navigate the other areas of your existence, puzzling questions are bound to pop up. Getting dressed for a run may seem simple, but there are many questions that can go along with your apparel.
Let our experts do the thinking for you! Here are some common questions and answers about running gear.
How do I get the smell out of my clothes?
Eliminate that au naturel odor with a totally natural trick! Jolie Kerr, cleanliness expert and author of My Boyfriend Barfed in My Handbag…and Other Things You Can’t Ask Martha recommends laundering stinky duds with 2 cup of white vinegar and a small amount of normal detergent. “It’s important not to overdose on detergent or to use any sort of fabric softener, which will cause buildup on the fibers that can lead to smell retention,” she explains.