What do the care instruction symbols mean? Edward Griffith (CEO) July 24, 2018 11:56 Updated Follow It's very important to pay attention to the care instructions on your yarn labels to avoid shrinking, felting or melting of fibres. The common care instruction labels are: Related articles Can I buy your organza gift bags separately? The yarn I need is out of stock Is your yarn ethically sourced? How do I change my order? Can you send me a shade card for this yarn? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.