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Old 05-03-2006, 11:49 AM   #1
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Can you lay wool outside to dry?

I was gonna lay my wool soakers outside on my kids little tyke picnic table like i do regular dipes and wondered if its okay to dry wool like that? I thought i remember reading somewhere Not to do that....

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Re: Can you lay wool outside to dry?

yes you can lay them outside to dry, just not in direct sunlight. shade is fine, but direct sunlight can fade the wool.
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yes you can lay them outside to dry, just not in direct sunlight. shade is fine, but direct sunlight can fade the wool.
one of them is a buff white color so i guess the sun won't hurt it? the other is a deep cranberry so maybe i better keep that one of the sun....

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Guess you don't need an answer anymore!?
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Re: Can you lay wool outside to dry?

I hang my undyed ones in direct sunlight. Sheep hang out in the sun don't they?
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