Product of the Day: Caldrea Dark Wash
The Goods: This mandarin- and vetiver-scented detergent is formulated to keep your jeans darker, longer. At $10, it's a worthy investment to save pricey Joe's and Hudson Blues from an early fade-out. caldrea.com
Why It Works: Natural enzymes and plant-based ingredients work to remove scents and stains without dulling dyes. Couple this liquid soap with cold water, and your indigo jeggings won't lose their elasticity, either.
Insider Tip: True jean enthusiasts claim that they never wash their denimthey just spot clean instead. Go half way, and use a gentle wash, like this one, and skip the dryer when babying your blues.
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