Acrylic is very versatile, can be used for fake furs and blankets. Looks and feels like wool more then any other fiber.Soft hand,resilience, resistance to shrinkage, and good bulking capabilities make oit good for these uses. It blends well with wool and other fabrics. Can be solution dyed. Weaknesses it is heat sensitivity and pilling. Acrylic is oleophillic meaning it love oil. So it tends to retain oil stains. Prefer wet cleaning clean well and dry fast sense they are hydrophobic water heating.