Preshrink Fabric

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How do I preshrink my material?

Preshrink Fabric

Preshrink fabric by cleaning the fabric using the same method you will use for the finished item, for instance launder machine washable fabric and dry clean your wool. Another method for preshrinking dry cleanable fabrics, such as wool, is to steam the fabric and set aside to dry prior to cutting.

   

Comments

3/19/2009 3:27:32 AM
Claire said:

A tip I learnt the hard way ~ serge the raw edges before prewashing to prevent fraying!




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