10 Ways To Remove Even The Worst Food Stains

Don’t throw out that shirt yet! Try these tips first!

We’ve all been there – you’re enjoying a nice glass of wine when the glass slips and you now have red wine all over your nice shirt. And the carpet. Or maybe you’re a gum chewer and you’ve felt the sting of accidentally sitting on a sticky piece of gum and now it has formed a molecular bond with your jeans. Never fear! We’re here with our top 10 ways to remove even the worst food stains!


I have lost a few clothing items due to a wayward piece of gum getting stuck somewhere it didn’t belong. But no more! For easy, fast gum removal from clothes and even furniture, simply ice the piece of gum for two minutes. Then, peel off the gum and you’re good to go!

Coffee or Tea

As a coffee drinker, I definitely need this cleaning tip in my life. Sometimes my hand-eye coordination is a bit off until after that first cup of sweet sweet coffee. You understand. For coffee stain removal, simply dab the area with vinegar, then sprinkle baking soda over the stain. Scrub the area with a toothbrush and wash like normal in the washing machine.