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Wool care

How to dry a wool sweater

Drying your Merino wool sweater is just as important as washing it. A certain level of care must be taken when drying wool clothes, to ensure they retain their as-new look and feel.

After washing your wool sweater, it is recommended the sweater is carefully dried flat, unless your sweater’s care claim states it can be tumble dried.

How to flat dry your wool sweater

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Wool care

Cleaning wool shoes

Washing your wool shoes has never been easier. Follow this simple guide to wash your wool shoes to keep them looking and smelling clean.
Wool care

How to wash and dry wool blankets

To make sure your wool blankets last a lifetime, follow these steps when airing, washing, drying and storing your wool blankets.
Wool care

Caring for wool

Washing wool is easy, but there are few other steps to help your wool clothing keep its ‘as new’ look and feel for longer.
Wool care

Washing Merino wool socks

Unlike other fibres, wool resists odour, meaning you don't need to wash wool socks as often as other socks. But in case you do, be sure to follow these helpful tips.

Lisa Griplas has more than ten years experience in the media and communications industry. A journalist by trade, she spent a number of years working at a daily newspaper before moving to The Woolmark Company to take up the role of Global Editor, a title she holds today.