A dearly loved stuffed bunny is saved in this Barn Raising Moment. Polly Nemec from Treasured Garment Restoration by St. Croix Cleaners elaborates on how to properly store your fabric based treasures in an acid free environment. Hint: pillow cases are awesome! Number one tip: take your items out of plastic! Plastic containers are the enemy – find out why.
Back in the olden days pioneers would gather round to build a barn for their neighbor in an effort to achieve something that couldn’t be done alone. Members of the community volunteered their time and skills to help each other out. In the same way, the Barn Raising Moment on Voices in the Valley brings experts on the air to share their know how with their neighbors. Together, we can build a better life.