Archives for June 2013

Did ya know? Soap residue can degrade your fiber over time.

Yup. Tis true. Leftover soap in your yarn, fiber or finished wool pieces can break down the fibers. But there is an easy, inexpensive way to counteract this. Vinegar! Of course, it’s the next best thing to duct tape, right? After washing your fiber, soak it in a bowl of water with a splash of […]

Moths in your wool fiber, now what??

Do you have moths in your fiber or yarn stash? Also read: More Wool Moth Prevention Tips So you took all of the precautions in storing your fiber… washed it and carefully put it in an open, airy place with dryer sheets or herbal sachets and yet, you have wool moths.  What to do?? First, […]