THE LAUNDRESS was born out of necessity and practicality.
Frustrated with dingy white t-shirts, tricky delicates and chemically treated cashmeres, the founders researched and developed their own solutions to simplify and master the art of laundry.
Valuing the importance of properly cared for clothing and home linens, The Laundress product collection was created to be a luxurious experience for a necessary domestic chore.
Plant-derived anionic and nonionic surfactants, stain-fighting and cleaning enzymes (protease, amylase, lipase), mineral-derived cleaning enhancers (sodium gluconate and calcium chloride), essential oils, and fragrance
*Ingredients may be subject to change. The most accurate and up to date product ingredient list can also found on the product packaging.
Gwen Whiting and Lindsey Boyd weren't always international soap mavens, delighting fashionistas, value seekers, and environmentalists from New York to New Delhi. Many laundry cycles ago, they were young fashion enthusiasts, launching careers in one of the world's best-dressed cities. As Lindsey and Gwen invested in building their wardrobes, they were confronted with the frustration of maintaining them: replacing prematurely worn items and paying painful dry-cleaning bills. As graduates from Cornell University's Fiber Science, Textile and Apparel Management and Design program, they saw an opportunity to advance the world of fabric care - and The Laundress was born!