Tips om pilling te voorkomen of te verwijderen

Tips to prevent or remove pilling

But after wearing a few times, they arise from those annoying little balls on your sweater. Your new favorite is going pills! We explain to how Pilling arises, but more importantly; How to get rid of!
We first want to help a misunderstanding out of the world. Pilling has nothing to do with price or quality and is simply an inescapable feature of many types of wool. Even the most exclusive sweaters are not immune to pilling, because every carrying and laundry moment ensures friction and friction is the greatest cause of pilling. Every substance has its advantages and disadvantages and generally applies: the wollener or seariger the fabric, the shorter the fiber, the more chance of pilling. Truites of knitted viscose fabric go pills but also coarse knitted garments. The coarse and loose knitted items of clothing run more risks to go pills than heavier knits where the knitting sign is closer to each other. As a lover of viscose knitted sweaters and coarse knitted sweaters and cardigans, we understand that you cannot leave it left. We therefore share our tips & tricks with love to prevent pilling and remove.


Remove pilling

1. Never pull the pilling balls. This only ensures more unnecessary damage.
2. Never use a disposable razor to shave pills. Also there is a good chance that you are damaging your garment.
3. Use a sweater comb, pumice stone or clothing brush to keep yarns in optimum condition. And remove light pilling.
4. Always use a professional fluffy probe. View the video below on how to use it.




5. Specify 24 hours of rest between carrying out. Fiber to be stretched or damaged than get the chance to 'repair' naturally.
6. According to the label instructions, was always on the label. They are not there for nothing.
7. Always use a laundry bag to prevent abrasion during washing.
8. Use a manual stumper to postpone washes. Steaming is also a 'safe' way of cleaning.
9. Mount your woolen garments folded up in the cupboard. Also ensure that the garment has enough space.
10. Use a special detergent for wool and other delicate substances. Specially developed to keep the fibers in perfect condition.


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