Published at Wednesday, July 11th 2018, 02:33:49 AM by Ester Rodriguez. Laundry Hamper. What do dirty clothes, a stack of coloring books, and shoes have in common? If nothing is coming to mind, then perhaps a second look is in order. Laundry hampers are not just for laundry, and they're not that typical white plastic lidded tub anymore either. To start, they come in different materials, shapes and sizes, and with different elements of decor.