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bicentennial_baby Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-16-08 09:12 PM
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4. Just don't use Woolite on wool
It strips the natural oils off...Knitter's tip :)
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  -Need some quick advice please - regarding washing a shirt Mind_your_head  Jun-16-08 08:56 PM   #0 
  - You could wash it in Woolite and cold water.  femmocrat   Jun-16-08 09:00 PM   #1 
  - Thank you very much  Mind_your_head   Jun-16-08 09:09 PM   #2 
     - In a pinch, shampoo works well for handwashing.  LeftyMom   Jun-16-08 09:11 PM   #3 
     - Just don't use Woolite on wool  bicentennial_baby   Jun-16-08 09:12 PM   #4 
        - I never knew that! What do you use instead?  femmocrat   Jun-16-08 09:36 PM   #5 
           - Either special wool wash, from a knitting shop, like Eucalan:  bicentennial_baby   Jun-16-08 09:43 PM   #7 
              - i'm almost positive my sister uses that, she's a knitter.  chimpsrsmarter   Jun-16-08 09:46 PM   #8 
                 - Eucalan's great stuff...I need to get back to knitting, but  bicentennial_baby   Jun-16-08 10:20 PM   #9 
                    - we have a yarn store here, also a bead store and i didn't know about either until my sister  chimpsrsmarter   Jun-16-08 10:22 PM   #10 
                       - We're good at sniffing them out...hehe  bicentennial_baby   Jun-16-08 10:27 PM   #11 
                          - i think you knitters have a secret language, it's like yarn and needles society.  chimpsrsmarter   Jun-16-08 10:30 PM   #12 
                             - Pretty much...We're subversive like that...  bicentennial_baby   Jun-16-08 10:38 PM   #14 
                                - i like cake.  chimpsrsmarter   Jun-16-08 10:39 PM   #15 
  - Throw it in the dryer on delicate with some Bounce for 15 minutes  snailly   Jun-16-08 09:41 PM   #6 
  - I've used that trick before to freshen clothes up quickly  Mind_your_head   Jun-16-08 10:32 PM   #13 
  - this will not help you out tonight. but for the future? check this out...  CasualWatcher9   Jun-16-08 10:52 PM   #16 
  - Interesting.....  Mind_your_head   Jun-17-08 12:16 AM   #17 
     - Hey, it worked.  Gormy Cuss   Jun-17-08 02:11 AM   #20 
  - I throw mine in the hamper. I find them cleaned and ironed within three days.  Carnea   Jun-17-08 12:36 AM   #18 
     - You're very very bad.....  Mind_your_head   Jun-17-08 12:59 AM   #19 
     - And with a delightful 'natural' scent.  gbrooks   Jun-17-08 02:48 AM   #21 

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