I'm a happy girl today, my iron press arrived! :-)
Ever since Laura mentioned hard pressing I've been looking around to find one. In Holland you just do not see them so, this one comes from the UK.
I pressed one of the scarves and oh what a difference!
Here are all the "unpressed" scarves.
this cloth and that too is so much softer. It is now a proper cloth. Hopefully the threads will not pull so easily now.