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Three Sheets to the Wind: Jillian Moreno on Storing Fleece

Contributing author Jillian Moreno details a most ingenious method for storing wool fleece that looks lovely and requires zero plastic.

Three Sheets to the Wind: Jillian Moreno on Storing Fleece
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Debunking the Dunk: On Washing Wool

Hello wool friends, and happy April! As this project marches boldly into its second year, I'm making a few changes to better serve the overall mission. The free Weekly Shorts email will be replaced with a monthly email covering a juicy wool topic for everyone. The rest of the month

Debunking the Dunk: On Washing Wool
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Washing Wool in the Snow

A reader named Heather recently wrote to ask about "snow washing." She wanted to know if, considering pollution, this is really a good idea? Excellent question. Let's start with the basics. We've been wearing wool since 10,000 BCE. We've only had mechanized clothes-washing devices since the 1850s. Which means

Washing Wool in the Snow