Who invented the clothes iron?

Answer Written records from the time indicate that the ancient Greeks used a device similar to a clothes iron as far back as 400 BC, reports Henry W. Seeley patented the first electric c... Read More »

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What african american invented the clothes iron?

Henry W. Seely developed his design for the electric flat iron in 1881. He filed for its patent in 1882, which the U.S. government issued in 1883. Seely developed another design with his business p... Read More »

How hot does an iron have to get to press clothes?

The temperature range on most irons is 180 degrees F to 550 degrees F. For heavy cottons and linens the highest setting--500 degrees F to 550 degrees F--should be used. Wool should be ironed at 450... Read More »

How to Iron Clothes Quickly?

Ironing is often thought of as a time-consuming (and therefore dreaded) chore, but with a few helpful tricks it can prove to be a quick and enjoyable task. The best approach to have with ironing is... Read More »

How do you get wrinkles out of clothes without using an iron?

This is something you can use that works 100%. Its called Magic Sizing. You can buy it at most any food store or Wallmart. It comes in a spray can . You use it when ironing. But what you dont know ... Read More »