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Old 02-16-2011, 03:03 PM   #20
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Originally Posted by Mokumegane View Post
The main components of felting are: wool, heat, agitation and cold (cold rinse and heat/agitation to work it to felt). .
Well, I knitted a wool hat years ago, and unintentionally felted it just slightly in the wash. Rescued it just in time. But I think the term "felting" didn't exist 40 years ago. Now I wash all my hats by hand.
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