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Re: How to protect wool?
Posted by: KT (IP Logged)
Date: July 30, 2009 06:40PM

Cedar balls, lavender, bay leaves, etc., are repellents -- not bug killers.

Do you have problems with moths/carpet beetles, etc., generally in your home? If yes, then they need to be cleared out of your home or none of your wool will be safe.

If you don't have problems in your home, then where did you get the yarn? If you have frequently had problems from a common source for your yarn, try to avoid that store or source.

If this is an occasional problem that may be seasonal, try storing your wool and other yarns subject to these little critters in the freezer. It will at least put those pests into hibernation until you can get to your project and find them out before they do damage.

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  How to protect wool? Colleena 07/30/2009 06:23PM
  Re: How to protect wool? KT 07/30/2009 06:40PM
  Re: How to protect wool? Colleena 07/31/2009 09:00PM

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