An advert for Mrs Potts Cold Handle Sad Iron from 1880

A Time Before Electric Irons

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I think we'd find it hard to imagine just how hard life would have been without the electric iron, but before the 1920s, the time when electric irons were first available to the public, that was the reality. What might be surprising is despite the incredible effort it's clear some...

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How to get more hours in a day

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It was 6 am, an earlier start than usual, but the day was jam-packed and I was determined to get everything done. It was the usual breakfast rush and everyone had left the house on time. I hadn't left the kitchen as clean as I'd like to but, I could always tidy up once I returned home...

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It's not Magic, it's Exceptional Planning

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The New Year is always a busy and challenging time for our Ironing Angels. The average order size is unusually high due to the Christmas backlog and we always see a sharp increase in new customers. January really is a very popular month and it's at times like these when we're thankful for...