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Old 08-27-2010, 03:15 PM   #1
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Just noticed the new Lion Brand Baby Wool Yarn made out of "100% Total Easy Care Wool." A google search tells me it's treated wool, but treated with what? Anyone know?

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Old 08-27-2010, 03:38 PM   #2
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It's probably chemically treated to make it superwash, which is machine washable.
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Old 08-28-2010, 10:03 PM   #3
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One superwash yarn I love is Patternworks Bretton DK. It is 70% superwash wool, 25% nylon, 5% alpaca and very soft. I made a sweater from it and am now using some leftover for a lacy scarf.
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