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.Continue Reading
Spread the sweater out on a flat, dry surface, such as a table or an ironing board.
Remove the protective coating from the lint roller. Roll the sticky surface over the sweater until the lint is gone.
Carefully remove large pills using the small scissors.
Remove the protective covering on the shaver. Turn on the device, and carefully drag it across any remaining pills on the sweater.