How to De-Pill Your Sweater in 30 Seconds


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It’s about that time for spring dressing and layered looks. So do your wardrobe (and bank account) a favor and de-pill your knit collection before the official #sweaterweather season begins. Watch InStyle’s quick and easy step-by-step tutorial below to see how it’s done. Let us know if you’ve tried this trick at the end, and share with us how many sweaters you’ve saved.

Don’t worry—if you’re looking to update your sweater selection with a fresh pick or two for the new season, as we’ve also got you covered with the knits that are on our radar for spring and beyond below the video.

This quick and simple video from InStyle is sure to save you money and time by bringing new life to some of your favorite sweaters and explains exactly how to de-pill a sweater. To start refreshing your sweater, lay it out and hold it taut on a flat surface. Once you’ve done that, use any razor and gently brush the surface of the sweater. Finally, use a lint roller or duct tape to remove any remaining pills on your sweater. This quick and simple fashion hack is the perfect way to keep your favorite sweaters looking new for every #sweaterweather season to come. 

Have you tried this trick? Let us know below and show us how you’re styling the wardrobe staple this season with #WhoWhatWearing on IG.

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