Getting bobbling on your favourite cashmere sweater? Here's some advice from Steve, our resident fabric care expert.
Because of the way that wool is made these days - with too much fibre left on individual strands - even expensive knitwear can bobble quite easily.
Don't use a comb on your knits - they do get bobbles off the surface, but they also pull a lot of fibres out of the main strands and actually make the problem worse. The best solution is to gently shave the bobbles away.Read more care tips
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