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Cleaning the Woolen Not-Sweater

I am frequently asked if wool jackets can be cleaned only by dry cleaning – as their labels usually indicate.  Nonsense! Wool non-sweater garments easily lend themselves to spot cleaning without washing the whole item.  In fact, in the “old … Continue reading

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Care & Cleaning of Woolens: Part 1

All of us know people who prefer clothes made from cotton, synthetic or artificial yarns, because – they fear the care or cleaning of woolens (and silks). Surprisingly, though raised by my grandmother in Norway (and mormor was a master … Continue reading

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