To remove lint or pills from a sweater, go over the area with a lint roller, and then repeat using an electric fabric shaver. Removing lint or pills from a sweater takes roughly 15 minutes and requires a lint roller, small scissors and an electric fabric shaver.
- Spread out the sweater
Spread the sweater out on a flat, dry surface, such as a table or an ironing board.
- Use the lint roller
Remove the protective coating from the lint roller. Roll the sticky surface over the sweater until the lint is gone.
- Remove large pills
Carefully remove large pills using the small scissors.
- Use the electric fabric shaver
Remove the protective covering on the shaver. Turn on the device, and carefully drag it across any remaining pills on the sweater.