Particularly during this time of pandemic, it’s important that you take care with the upkeep of washing your delicate handmade items. Sometimes people think that something handmade is by nature ‘delicate’, and too delicate to wash. Well, I am here to help you know that cleaning these handmade items is easily done. This post is going to help you learn how to wash and freshen your own handmade articles at home.
What makes handmade so special, is that handmade pieces are made specifically for someone and are meant to be loved and to last. For me, I love gifting handmade items that I have taken the time and effort to create for people. I hope, also, that receiving a hand-knitted sweater or crocheted baby outfit is equally as thrilling and memorable to the recipient. When in comes to using those special handmade things, like an every day scarf, sweater, or blanket, sometimes after a while they require delicate washing. I have been to people’s houses where they have crochet blankets sitting over the back of a couch and have commented on how it’s never been washed. Well, grab your blanket and keep reading.