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  • The Frugal Frau's Guide to Putting Your Dry Cleaner Out of Business

    Apr 30, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Makes dry cleaning at home cheap and convenient
    Cons: You have to remove garments immediately or they wrinkle; doesn't remove gunk

    Summary: I'm selectively cheap. Without thinking, I'll drop $3000 on a shiny new Titanium Powerbook, but I'll hem and haw for weeks before registering a fifteen dollar shareware program. I'll fork over $200 for dinner at an exciting restaurant, but I sneak my own ... read more

  • You'll smell it but you won't see it ..

    Aug 8, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: The box is cool looking.
    Cons: Expensive way to make yourself smell like a laundromat all day ...

    Summary: I've tried three Dryel kits over the last six months, on almost every assortment of fabric--wool gabardine, silk, linen, cotton, synthetic blends and knits. Always with the optimistic hope that I'd end up with the equivalent of a dry cleaned article of ... read more

  • NO MORE DRY CLEANERS! Dryel makes me so very happy!

    Oct 8, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Cost less than the Dry Cleaners, smells great, works great!
    Cons: none, none, none and none.

    Summary: As we all know dry cleaning can be very expensive. I really hate clothes that have to be dry-cleaned. I try really hard not to buy those types of clothes. I hate hand washed clothes also! However I do have a few dresses that I wear to ... read more

  • Dryel Proves it Can Save Time and Cash

    Jun 20, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Cheaper than taking clothes to the cleaners
    Cons: Doesn't do the job that a professional will, requires minimum ironing

    Summary: Home cleaning kits like Dryel may give the Dry Cleaners a run for their money---literally. It seems that anyone who wears dry-clean-only clothes such as, linen, rayon, silk, or different material blends, knows you never really ... read more

  • Dry cleaning in YOUR dryer!

    Jun 13, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Saves time and money, what more can you ask for?
    Cons: none

    Summary: Yes, can you believe it? It is the 21st century and you can do your dry cleaning in your own dryer. I used to hate taking my clothes to the cleaner. I work at a fancy design center and I have to wear nice clothes every day. I tried ... read more

  • Dryel - Great for odor removal, but not for stains

    May 21, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: It makes the clothes smell good
    Cons: Doesn't work well for spot removal

    Summary: I thought it was a great thing when the Dryel fabric care kit came out. I hate taking things to the dry cleaners, mostly because of the inconvenience involved. Most of the time I take things to the dry cleaners to get bad odors removed, instead of ... read more

  • Make your own Dry Cleaning hours at home

    Apr 22, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: It works and it smells nice.
    Cons: Maybe a little expensive, but not bad.

    Summary: Who isn't busy these days? I don't know about you, but the last thing I want to make time to do is go to the dry cleaners. It's bad enough that we have to go to the post office, pet groomers, grocery store, and the dreaded Wal-Mart! (okay, I know you ... read more

  • A laundry room must-have!

    Apr 11, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to use, relatively inexpensive
    Cons: Still not a substitute for the occasional professional dry cleaning

    Summary: I work in a rather upscale office where I am required to dress professionally. While I have been lucky enough to find many suitable outfits that are machine washable, many of my favorite garments are still marked with the dreaded "Dry clean ... read more

  • Good idea!

    Mar 31, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: inexpensive....and works well
    Cons: none really

    Summary: Like most people who first try Dryel..the expectations are low. TO dry clean your clothes in your own dryer and it actually work and they come out clean and fresh is ludicrous it would seem. To think stains would actually come out was a prepostrous ... read more

  • Thank God For Dryel.

    Mar 31, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: saves on cleaning bill/great fresh scent
    Cons: Think of the cleaning bill that I could had saved on.

    Summary: I too believe in Dryel; at first when I tried it I wasn't all that sure. I had a silk dress that had some stains on it, and there was more than one stain on this dress. So I took a chance and tried Dryel and to my surprise all of the stains came out. ... read more

  • Dryel not really a dry cleaner.

    Mar 28, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: freshens clothes
    Cons: doesnt really clean

    Summary: i purchased this when it came out and was thrilled with the prospect of avoiding the high cost of dry cleaning, and in some ways it works. Dryel doesn't technically clean anything, mind you it does have a little stain remover liquid and absorbent pads ... read more

  • Dryel is Easy!

    Jan 30, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: economical, easy to use
    Cons: none so far

    Summary: I am an assistant manager for a grocery store so when new products come out I get to see them pretty quickly. There was a lot of hoopla surrounding Dryel when it was introduced. I never really gave it a whole lot of attention because just from looking ... read more

  • Dryel a must at my home..

    Jan 28, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Clothes smell clean and look great
    Cons: only can do 4 garments at a time

    Summary: I have seen the comericals...I had heard how great it is. So I bought into it. I had a big pile of dry clean only dresses and sweaters in my laundry room just sitting there. Knowing how much it cost to have clothes dry cleaned I thought I would just ... read more

  • Dryel is easy to use.

    Jan 28, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: excellent cleaning results, easy to use
    Cons: price seems high

    Summary: My husband is an airline pilot. He wears blue poly/wool slacks. These are hard to dry clean because of potential shrinkage and wearing. I was in the store the other day and saw Dryel. I had seen commercials and ads for it but was hesitant to try it. ... read more

  • Dry cleaning in a can!

    Jan 23, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to use
    Cons: Not good on old or really tough stains.

    Summary: If you find yourself spending a lot of money on dry cleaning, one way to save a few pennies is to try the new home dry cleaning kit, "Dryel." It's an inexpensive and convenient way to dry clean sweaters, blouses, blankets, silk scarves, etc.. ... read more

  • I Came Up Dry

    Jan 6, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Clothing Odor Remove
    Cons: Stains and Dirt Stay Put

    Summary: This new Proctor & Gamble product promises to save you oodles on your drycleaning bill by drycleaning up to 12 garments for $9.99. Good deal --- bad promise. I've used the "system", which requires you to have access to a clothes ... read more

  • A great way to save time & money!

    Jan 2, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: fresh smell, low cost, little ironing, use at home
    Cons: not good at removing all stains, bag wears out quickly

    Summary: I found Dryel by accident in a local Kroger's about 2 years ago. I teach at a private school and must wear professional outfits daily. My step-daughter attends the school as well and her uniform is dry clean only. We were spending a small fortune at ... read more

  • Don't bother!!!

    Dec 28, 1999 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Maybe OK for sweaters.
    Cons: Wont take out stains and you still need to press

    Summary: I bought the Dryel since it could possibly save me time and money. Big mistake. I spilled a concoction of brown sugar current jelly and mustard ( a nice ham marinade ) on my worsted wool suit. This is the acid test I suppose for the Dryel. It did ... read more

  • Now you can buy Dry Clean only clothes

    Dec 23, 1999 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: easy to use-does the job
    Cons: can't use at commercial laundry

    Summary: This is a top of the line product ***** Pros: easy to use does what it says it will do Cons: appears at first glance to be somewhat pricey must follow directions exactly I purchased Dryel ... read more

  • Busy-Professional Woman

    Dec 17, 1999 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: "DRYEL" is easy and price effective!
    Cons: Pressing clean clothes-oh, well!

    Summary: Why try "Dryel?" I will try anything once! Living in a very small rural Oklahoma town, leaves little competition and much higher costs of living. "Dryel" leaves my woolens, silk and rayon fabrics clean with fresh smell. ... read more

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