The Handbook - How To Guides
31 Days: Style Tips and Tricks
Volume 1

All the tips and tricks needed to shape up for 2009. Each day brings new, expert advice on how to look your best and live life to the fullest, while having a little fun doing it.


Sweater Fuzz

Got a sweater with those little fuzz balls? It's called pilling, and it usually happens to knits of lesser quality. But it can be easily removed with a sweater stone, which pulls the little guys from the threads, leaving a smooth finish.

$18, at The Laundress



Fix a snag or loose thread in a sweater by turning it inside out and using a safety pin to pull the yarn back into the inside of the sweater. Knot and trim excess.

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