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Posted by on May 7, 2012 | 3 comments

The Virtuous Felted Wool Dryer Ball

The Virtuous Felted Wool Dryer Ball

You may have never heard of the “felted wool dryer ball.” She’s modest but packs a big punch. Toss six or more in the dryer with a load of clothes and watch these beauties work their magic by: Acting as a dryer sheet by removing static and softening fabric. Pulling moisture from clothes so you don’t have to run the dryer as long. Helping to remove wrinkles while bouncing around against the fabric. You can use them again and again, for years even. For a normal size load of wash, you’ll want to add between 6-12 dryer balls. You can even scent the dryer balls by adding a few drops of essential oil about once a month. My favorite is lavender. You should let the balls dry between cycles. For that reason, you’ll want a whole slew of them on hand. You can buy them on Etsy (for approximately $3-5 per ball) or make them in a few easy steps: 1. Gather supplies: old wool sweater (optional), wool yarn (not acrylic),...

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