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Old 11-27-2008, 11:38 AM   #1
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Help! I might have moth in the house.
I am so sad. I just found that the longie I knitted for my DD has several holes on it. I might have moth in my house.

What should I do? How do you store your wool yarn and wool knits?

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Old 11-27-2008, 01:12 PM   #2
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There's a natural moth repellent recipe in this article at the bottom of the page.

http://www.yesmagazine.org/article.asp?ID=358
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Old 11-30-2008, 09:56 PM   #3
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Any Incense (AKA Joss sticks) will deter bugs, but lavender and sage are both recomended for detering moths. "greetings from knit cafe" recommended lavender, but I can't stand the smell for long so I went with sage and we now have moths in many parts of the house-
but they're all avoiding my room now!
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