This tip comes from designer Sarah Richardson. She uses a heavy crock in her farmhouse kitchen to hold the dirty linens and towels until they can go in the wash.
But why limit it to dirty laundry? A crock like this would make cute, rustic storage for clean linens and napkins too.
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