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Old 09-21-2006, 12:08 AM   #1
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How to you care for/ wash alpaca items???? :) ----
I've been taking all of mine to the dry cleaners for fear of ruining them! lol. CAN you wash them? I know you can't wash wool so I wasn't sure????
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Old 09-21-2006, 12:15 AM   #2
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This webpage makes caring for alpaca garments sound easy. Hope it helps you out.
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So it's really safe to cool hand wash?
p.s. I did a search on alpaca care and got lots of links on how to care for the animals! tee hee.
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Cool hand wash, lay flat to dry, just like wool.
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