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Old 11-05-2010, 10:16 PM   #1
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When making dish clothes. Can you use acrylic yarn or does it have to be cotton
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Cotton, acrylic won't absorb water.
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Old 11-06-2010, 12:07 AM   #3
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I only use cotton and no fabric softener when washing so they absorb well. Someone made me an acrylic one once and it's not a good dishcloth.

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Old 11-07-2010, 11:06 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by Epettus30 View Post
When making dish clothes. Can you use acrylic yarn or does it have to be cotton
The thread title amuses me...where do I get a pattern for a plate sweater?

Anyway, teasing the others said, cotton or nada.
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