Make felted wool dryer balls
Edited by E W, Anonymous, Christine dela Cruz, Eng and 1 other
Using wool dryer balls has multiple benefits – they lift and separate your laundry to help it dry faster, absorb access moisture, help prevent wrinkles and best of all – reduce dryer time. It is easy to make your own wool felted dryer balls.
- 100% wool yarn
- One Pair of nylon stockings
- 1Only 100% wool will do.Make sure it is not an acrylic/blend.Advertisement
- 2To start, wrap the wool around your fingers.Continue until you have a ball of yarn the size of a tennis ball. Repeat.Advertisement
- 3Once you have made a few, put them in nylon stockings.Separate each ball by a knotted string.
- 4Throw the nylons full of yarn balls in with the laundry.For best results, wash on the warmest setting.
- 5Keeping the wool balls in the nylons, put them in the dryer with the same load of laundry.
- 6Once dry, you can cut the, nylons and remove the wool balls.They are now ready to be used in your dryer on a regular basis.Advertisement
Tips Tricks & Warnings
- You can add some essential oil if you'd like to add a light scent to your laundry.
- If you have problems with any of these steps, ask a question for more help, or post in the comments section below.
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Recent edits by: Eng, Christine dela Cruz, Anonymous