Video: How to care for wool knitwear

Wednesday, January 23rd 2019
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When was the last time you washed your knitwear?

I have to say it's one of the clothing maintenance things I'm worst at. Even though I know it's great to avoid pilling, and more importantly moths, I rarely do it.

I feel guilty every few months and wash a few pieces, but it's not enough.

Fortunately, the enthusiasm of Audie Charles in this film we made has put me back on the right track. I did three this weekend and it was just as calming as she said (both music and wine included).

Audie also has some great tips on using a nail file for pilling, and is firm that stopping moths is all about prevention, not cure. Amen to that.

This is the latest in a series of films we've done recently on practical subjects. Others have included:

Thank you to Audie, the whole of Anderson & Sheppard, and the Campaign for Wool for their help with this edition.