Natural Deodorizing Homemade Lavender Linen Spray Recipe

3 Materials
5 Minutes

Make your own natural homemade lavender and eucalyptus scented linen spray that neutralizes and eliminates stinky odors in your home and on fabrics without chemicals!

natural deodorizing homemade lavender linen spray recipe, cleaning tips

This all natural deodorizing spray neutralizes odors with the power of distilled white vinegar and a blend of natural essential oils. Because it's concentrated simply mist lightly onto fabrics, furniture, shoes, gym bags and even stinky dog beds to kick the stink and leave behind a fresh scent that doesn't smell like vinegar.

natural deodorizing homemade lavender linen spray recipe, cleaning tips

For this project you'll need a small graduated beaker with ml markings, a small funnel, a 4 oz. glass bottle with a fingertip mister, distilled white vinegar, eucalyptus essential oil, lavender essential oil and fir needle essential oil.

natural deodorizing homemade lavender linen spray recipe, cleaning tips

Combine the vinegar (or witch hazel) with eucalyptus, lavender and fir needle essential oils in the glass bottle. ( Get the exact recipe here.) Cap and shake to mix. Then spray wherever you need a burst of freshness. Be sure to shake well before each use. You can also use this recipe as an all purpose cleaner. Just add 4 more oz. of distilled white vinegar and 8 oz. of distilled water. For more on this project including where to find suppliers and for the free printable for your own homemade deodorizing linen spray, be sure to check out my blog, Soap Deli News.

Suggested materials:

  • Spray bottle
  • Essential oils
  • Vinegar
Rebecca D. Dillon

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Have a question about this project?

3 of 6 questions
  • Vic C.
    on May 8, 2016

    Can we get the essential oil from pharmacies like Guardian/ Watsons? And is distilled white vinegar different from the one use in cooking? If yes, where can I get those?

  • Mary M
    on May 11, 2016

    Can this get rid of Pipe smell? My husband smokes a pipe and our house smells awful. I have tried everything to get rid of the smell and nothing works.

    • Lisa Sinclair
      on Feb 8, 2019

      Don't put essential oils directly on your pets. There are some oils that shouldn't be used around pets. But most used as a diluted spray, or air freshener, are safe. Do your homework, to find out which is which. I use a lavender spray to disinfect and deoderize my dogs bedding.

  • Djl15319976
    on Aug 25, 2017

    10ml???? Or 10 drops of essential oil

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  • Candy Walsh
    on May 8, 2016

    I use Lavender, Purification and Thieves~spritz my sheets and pillows every night before bed and I love it!

  • 861650
    on Mar 15, 2017

    Please be careful about where you purchase essential oils as there are a lot of products out there and many are not of good quality!
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