The clothes care I’ve all the time been worst at is washing knitwear. However I’ve acquired higher lately, partially as I’ve change into extra used to the method and it’s felt extra dependable, extra predictable.
Over time you additionally begin to see the outcomes. Sprucing footwear is rewarding since you immediately see a distinction. With washing knitwear it’s extra refined – a couple of weeks later, after a couple of wears, you simply begin to see that the knit isn’t pilling in any respect; it feels softer but simply as satisfyingly dense.
We’ve talked about tips on how to wash knitwear earlier than – in this video with Audie Charles – however by no means demonstrated it. So immediately’s video reveals the method, with Ronnie Chiu of Colhay’s washing a lambswool cardigan.
Observe how relaxed it’s, how easy, how a lot of the work is finished by the soaking and the air drying afterwards. I’ve by no means understood how folks can discover ironing stress-free, however I can undoubtedly see it with washing knits.
The video is – as ever with PS – fairly thorough, with me asking questions alongside the way in which. In order for you a quite simple abstract, we’ve additionally created one under, which shall be shared on social media. It could possibly be a pleasant refresher afterward.
Final, please forgive the naked pop-up store background, and the audio high quality. The morning we turned up, workmen determined to dig up the highway exterior, so the mics needed to be fairly managed.
Thanks very a lot to Ronnie, and to the Marketing campaign for Wool, who’ve supported this sequence of movies.