View Single Post
Old 03-16-2010, 11:12 AM   #4
r8chel's Avatar
Registered Users
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Central MN
Posts: 2,003
Re: What is lanolizing method?

A good cover is important, but an adequate soaker is vital. The cover is only as good as the absorbent material under it.

I like to take my covers and lift them up out of the water and let the water drain through them. I think this helps the cover to "catch" more lanolin in the fibers.

I was thinking the same as you when I first started with wool. "What is all the hype? It leaked!" Once I used a thicker soaker pad in it and lanolized it again, it is the GREATEST thing I've EVER used!

Good luck! Don't give up!

Organic AIO's, AI2's, WI2's, Fleece AI2's

Wife to Cory (09.25.04) ... Mama to Jaydence (06.06.08) and Levi (11.12.09)
r8chel is offline   Reply With Quote