If you don't have time to hand wash your bras and the tags say that they're machine washable, you can use a mesh lingerie bag on the gentle cycle to extend the life of the bra (though maybe not as much as handwashing would).
While most men's compression shorts will say they are machine washable, you will enjoy the best performance for the longest amount of time if you wash them in cold water on a gentle cycle and dry them flat.
Consider your fabric choice: opt for machine washable fabrics if you want a lower-maintenance ruffle or if you have a household with children or pets where it may need cleaned more frequently.
What they created in the 60's, though, was Ultrasuede - a tough, easily washable, hard-to-wrinkle, easy-to-sew fabric that had the appearance and feel of suede with none of the drawbacks.
Art box - Instead of the traditional basket, fill a colorful box with a wide variety of art supplies, including finger paints, crayons, coloring books, paint brushes, watercolors, over-sized pencils, washable markers, stickers, and more.