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Fabric Shaver

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Fabric Shaver


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Our Fabric Shaver quickly removes unsightly fuzz balls and pilling from knit garments and other clothing. It restores fabrics to a like-new appearance. The fuzz shavings fall into a convenient built-in cup that removes easily to empty. Two AA batteries (sold separately) are required. A cleaning brush is included.




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Fabric Shaver is rated 4.1 out of 5 by 27.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So happy with this purchase! This fabric shaver is extremely easy to use and has been incredibly effective in de-pilling my favorite sweaters (all of which vary in texture and thickness.) I am SO glad I didn't opt for a more expensive version! Excellent value!
Date published: 2016-01-30
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Throw it away This product was virtually useless to me. I spent more than an hour using this shaver on my favorite red cardigan. All of the areas I repeatedly shaved look only marginally better, and many of the pills on the sweater were too large to go through the holes of the shaver head for the blades to cut them.
Date published: 2014-12-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fabulous! This was the best investment ever!!!!! I wear a uniform to work and my fabric shaver made it look brand new!!!!!! I've been telling everyone about it!
Date published: 2014-10-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this! I had two jackets that had pilling on the sleeves. I was going to get rid of them but decided to buy this instead & now they're wearable again. Then I worked on sweaters & it took care of them too. I love this little machine. It saved me money!
Date published: 2013-11-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It Really Worked I will admit, I was not entirely convinced this little machine would save my sweater, but as soon as I fired it up, it took all those annoying little balls of lint, etc. off my sweater! Worth every cent!
Date published: 2013-11-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fuzz Remover I carry my big bag on my shoulder a lot and it rubs on my cashmere sweaters making these little fuzz balls on the sides that are difficult to remove by hand. This gadget works great. It does "shave" the fabric a bit, but also removes the fuzzy balls.
Date published: 2013-05-04
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Decent Job I bought this shaver for everyday clothes that have pilled with regular use and maintenance. I've used it for pieces made of soft cotton and it has trouble shaving these pieces because of how tiny the fuzz balls tend to be on softer, thinner fabrics. It didn't do as good of a job as I hoped, I hoped it work just as well for these types of fabrics. However, it did remove some of the pilling. I'm also worried that if I press down on the fabric too hard that I'll make a hole, so maybe I should try pressing just a little more firm. It should work better for thick sweaters with big fuzz balls. Also, a flat surface is best! I tried the sweater stone before this product, and I prefer this shaver b/c the sweater stone leaves sandy debris and slightly damages the fabric (since you have to firmly sweep the fabric with the stone so that the fuzz balls get caught in the porous stone and yanked off the fabric).
Date published: 2013-04-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing results! We used it to refresh a bunch of old sweaters and socks and the results were amazing! Be sure to go slow over a smooth surface so the fabric doesn't get caught in the shaver.
Date published: 2013-03-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Super Handy Device! I absolutely HATE when my clothes start to pill, but this little device is perfect for taking care of that! It gently shaves off fuzz without snagging the fabric. It works best on bigger bumps though (knit sweaters, hoodies, sweat pants) - if a thin cotton shirt is just slightly pilled all over, this will only do so much. Easy to store and easy to clean out- I love it!
Date published: 2013-03-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nifty little product!!! I couldn't be happier with this gadget. It's very easy to use, battery operated, and does exactly what it's supposed to. I use it for sweaters when they get those lint balls, yoga pants between the legs when you get fabric fuzzies, and for a stray string here and there to avoid pulling fabric apart. I love, love, love this thing and all the products at the store. Everyone constantly asks me where to get one.
Date published: 2013-03-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Don't Walk; RUN to get This Fabric Shaver This is going to cost you some money because once you use it and find out how great it is - yes a product that really does what it is supposed to do - you are going to buy one for every mom, sister, and girlfriend in your circle. This inexpensive device has more than paid for itself by bringing new life back to two of my favorite shirts which were bound for the discard bin. Get this shaver. It will save your life! Okay; not really. But it will save your clothes.
Date published: 2013-03-04
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Pretty Good I used this on my coat. I think it did a pretty good job though I still feel that I don't want to wear the coat anymore. But I definitely saw lint in the waste bin, so I suppose the coat looks better.
Date published: 2012-12-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sweater Shaver This works so well. Saves me from buying new sweaters every season.
Date published: 2012-04-30
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Can't live without it! This little guy is awesome and durable. Shaving the pills off my clothes has kept them looking newer, and feeling more comfortable. I've even used it on my bedding! You do have to be careful to use it on a flat surface though because I have nicked a hole in a sweater. I recommend an ironing board.
Date published: 2012-04-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Helped Make My Old Sweater Look Less Ragged I have a 15+ year old cardigan that had a lot of pills. I got this sweater shaver, and it made my sweater almost like new again. The shaver is easy and fun to use.
Date published: 2012-04-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cute and Easy to Use My mom got one of these back in the 90's and has used it ever since. I wanted one of my own and this one reminds me of home. Love it!
Date published: 2011-08-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Was skeptical but... I was really pleasantly surprised by how efficient this shaver is. It really pulls all "fuzz" and leaves sweaters looking like new. Have used on wool and cashmere and worked like a charm on both! Finally, you can't beat the price! A must have for everyone who hates fuzzballs!!
Date published: 2011-03-20
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Worth the Price to Save a Shirt I have a few sweaters that have accidentally got thrown in the dryer and this product has definitely helped to shave the fuzzy balls off and give these shirts a newer, higher quality look when I thought they were near the end of their life. Just like a dryer, there's a contraption that collects the lint that needs to be empied after a solid session of fuzz ball collection, otherwise it won't do it's job best. I got scared at first thinking that the motor died shortly after I started using it, but I realized that there was some fabric caught in the was real simple to pop the cover off and get it out...worked just fine after that. A warning however; it can be daunting to use a smaller product like this to cover an entire piece of clothing that might need it...also sometimes it might seem like it'll work better if you if you stretch the fabric a little but DON' might cut a hole in the fabric! Also it's a bit noisy...I thought I could use this as I was sitting at my desk at work but it's awkwardly distracting.
Date published: 2010-12-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from quick and useful This is a great product that will make sweaters look like new. Its easy to use as well. The only holdback I have on it, was I read in an article that a sweater stone was better to use, I only bought this because I wasn't sure how the sweater stone worked. All in all it is a great purchase and good value.
Date published: 2010-03-03
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Community Q&A

How do I open the well to clean it out?

Asked by: Joclaire
Pull off the dark blue area on the front by sliding it down. It catches most of the debris but also check the area above it because some gets stuck in there too. Hope this helps.
Answered by: MJAT
Date published: 2021-02-22

How well would this work on North Face sweaters? In other words polyester...

Asked by: Andiee
I used on multiple sweater types incl cashmere merino and blends. And different thicknesses of yarn. Thus i would highly recommend for ur North Face. A sweater is a sweater, they r knit yarns. This device is a depiller for knit yarns aka sweaters. Buy it!!!!
Answered by: SeriousAboutHome
Date published: 2020-07-08
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