Silk

Silk Care

Silk

Silk Care

Some silks are washable, for others dry-cleaning is recommended. If in doubt check with the store where you bought the fabric or garment. Do not wash Silk goods if the colours are not fast. Keep silk out of strong sunlight. Before washing test for colourfastness. Wet a small piece of the fabric in cool water and then lay it on a piece of white material. Press it with a warm iron. If it leaves no colour or hardly any mark on the white fabric, then you can safely wash it. Normally silk is best washed by hand with a mild...

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