Satin Care and Cleaning

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How do I wash satin items?

Satin Care and Cleaning

Before attempting to wash satin items, check the label for cleaning instructions. Most satin is dry-clean only. Silk satin can be handwashed in ice-cold water with mild soap. Satin made from acetate should be washed in warm water with liquid detergent or mild soap flakes. Dunk the garment in the water until the stain is gone. Rinse twice, then drip-dry. Crepe satin should be washed in warm water with mild liquid detergent using the same method.

   

Comments

10/1/2007 2:35:35 PM
Bonney said:

Yes this is how I have been washing my fine satin items for many yrs, but remember, don't wring the item, or it may get wrinkles, letting it drip dry allways works for me.........good day


11/17/2008 5:24:54 PM
yvonne geddes said:

i have beaded top with with sequins the lining is satin, i have ring around the collar on it please send me a tip to remove it.
thank you


4/10/2009 7:09:44 PM
brenda said:

how do I remove or get lick mark off of a satin prom dress


6/24/2009 4:45:55 PM
Raque Scales said:

My daughter has a formal satin dress and she has dirt marks on the bottom of the dress and a couple of marks on her dress... What is the best way to remove without taking to the cleaners...


3/3/2015 12:57:16 PM
Rebekah said:

can you dry clean a red and white satin dress?




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