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Old 10-22-2007, 02:17 PM   #1
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100% Merino MACHINE Washable?
Ok..........I'm still totally a yarntard! So tell me, I saw a sign that said 100% Merino wood was machine washable is that true? I was thinking of getting it for some socks for mom for Christmas.
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Old 10-22-2007, 02:54 PM   #2
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Merino can be machine washable. Lorna's Laces is.
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Old 10-22-2007, 03:13 PM   #3
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Lisa Souza has some hand dyed washable Merino that is lovely. If it is washable, the label should say "superwash".
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It's true! I just bought some to make a hat for the BF...I thought it would be better to be able to wash it since he gets sweaty

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Merino is just a type of wool. It comes from the Merino Sheep. It happens to be a very fine, soft wool, which is why it's popular and desirable, but it's still wool. And just like wool can be superwash, so can merino.

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