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Do you wash hand-made blankets?

Do you wash hand-made blankets?

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  • Mellie Mellie's Avatar 09-17-07 | 06:45 PM

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    Run a thin thin line of super glue across the edge of the ribbon (or Fray Check if you have it on hand) and the ribbon won't fray again.
  • skyqueen skyqueen's Avatar 09-17-07 | 08:52 PM
  • I wash all our crocheted and knitted blankets normal normal
     

    I also wash them normal normal too.
    I figure if it's a blanket, no worries about it shrinking and not fitting - so I'm not spending the extra energy to dry it flat or anything like that. kwim?


    Fingernail polish on the ends of the ribbons will also stop the fraying

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