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Can a dry sweater be worn after getting wet?

Knowing how to dry sweaters is just as important as knowing how to wash them. If your sweater is ready for drying, don’t twist it or do anything else likely to disturb the knitwear. A better idea would be to lay it flat on a clean towel, fold the towel gently over it, and pr ...

How do you get rid of fuzz from sweaters?

If sweaters are used frequently, the fibers that make up the knit structure can get loose and fuzzy. Unlike pilled sweaters, the fibers in fuzzy sweaters don’t form small balls. Instead, they remain as loose, individual fibers that make the whole sweater appear fuzzy. You ca ...

The Beautiful History of the Ugly Sweater

Over the last several years, ugly Christmas sweaters have made a huge comeback. Offices have ugly Christmas sweater parties; families design matching ugly Christmas sweaters to wear on Christmas morning; college kids have ugly Christmas sweater contests; schoolchildren desig ...

What’s a cardigan sweater?

A cardigan is a special type of sweater with a characteristic unusual shape. Instead of being a pullover sweater that goes over the top of the head, a cardigan opens in the front, which allows you to pull on it like a jacket. A traditional cardigan has buttons up the middle, ...

How are cashmere sweaters washed?

The steps for washing a cashmere sweater are a bit different than the regular washing instructions since cashmere is an incredibly unique material. Cashmere usually does best if hand washed at home. Fill your sink or a large basin with some lukewarm water and then mix in a s ...

Sweater FAQ

A sweater can be a great way to stay warm and comfortable, but it requires some special care and styling method to retain the perfect appearance. Keep reading to get the answers to commonly asked questions about sweaters. How do you hang up a sweater? Knowing how to hang swe ...

Can a Onesie be Used As a Halloween Costume?

Sure. Onesies can do double duty as sleepwear or as a costume. Buy one that has an animal print or design on it. This can be a great baby costume. Older people can dress in a classic onesie as a lazy person with bed head. Just carry around a pillow and you are set. You may a ...