Skip to content   Skip to footer navigation 
Last updated: 22 June 2018

Garment steamers are magic on delicates and useful on soft furnishings like curtains and cushions. We lab test and review the latest models to help you find the best garment steamer for you. Our buying guide will explain the features to look for, and how we test explains our testing rigour.

Read more

Our expert testers give every garment steamer a thorough workout to help find the models that:

  • are best at removing creases from a range of fabrics, especially delicate
  • are best at removing creases from curtains
  • are easiest to use.

Our interactive comparison tool helps you find which garment steamers come with wheels, and which allow you to refill during steaming. Our Recommended list will help you see quickly which models come out on top.

Show less


Expand to view more details.

List of brands we tested in this review.


    Expand to view more details.

    This is the manufacturer's recommended retail price. Prices are generally always flexible, so shop around both online and in bricks and mortar shops for options.

    enter value/s in increments of 1 between 30 and 429

    Recommended products

    Remove product

    Member only

    This test score is for members only. Join now to unlock our expert results.

    Already a member?

    Included in this review

    Members-only access
    • Overall score
    • CHOICE buy
    • Performance score
    • Ease of use score
    • Organza score
    • Silk score
    • Wool score
    • Cotton score
    • Denim score
    • Linen score
    • Polycotton shirt score
    • Dress (100% silk) score
    • Dress (100% polyester) score
    • Curtain (cotton) score
    • Heat-up time (min)
    • Good points
    • Bad points
    • Availability
    • Price
    • Brand
    • Model
    • Variable steam
    • Wheels
    • Refill during steaming
    • Telescopic pole
    • Coat hanger
    • Cord length (m)
    • Hose length (m)
    • Weight (total) (kg)
    • Stated wattage (W)
    • Origin
    • Contact

    Product selected for a detailed comparison

    Clear all

    Get full access to all our tests and reviews