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Cotton, Silk, Bamboo, Linen, and Blends

What is Superwash? Superwash is the process of making wool fiber shrink resistant, machine washable and dryable. This process was developed in the United Kingdom. To make the yarn machine washable, synthetic polymers are used: they fill in the cavities of the fiber's rough jagged surface. This method combines chlorination and resin treatment to reduce shrinkage, retaining the natural softness and resilience of wool.

‹ Arequipa, Estelle
‹ Cadenza Paint, Estelle
‹ Ciao, Lana Grossa
‹ Cool Wool Merino, Lana Grossa
‹ Cool Wool Seta, Lana Grossa
‹ Eden, Madil
‹ Estio, Lang
‹ Fixation, Cascade
‹ Flores, Lang
‹ Irise, S.R. Kertzer
‹ Jawoll Bambus, Lang
  ‹ Korfu, Lang
‹ Lino, Lang
‹ Mare, Lana Grossa
‹ Marina Lace », Manosnew item
‹ Mecha, Malabrigo
‹ Pansies, Ella Rae
‹ Point Print, Lana Grossa
‹ Rialto Lace, Debbie Bliss
‹ Rios, Malabrigo
‹ Schafwolle, Schoeller+Stahl
‹ Silk, Lang
  ‹ Smooth, King Cole
‹ Sol Dégradé, Lang
‹ Superfine Merino », ONION®new item
‹ Toowoomba, Ella Rae
‹ Tosca Jaspé, Lang
‹ Woolly Merino, Sublime
‹ Yak, Lang
‹ Zeta, Lang

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