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garment care


"Cashmere is unique, precious and the softest of fibres.
Here are some golden rules of how to treat your cashmere garments."

how to wash cashmere garment

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Turn the garment wrong side out. Fill a tub or sink with cold water and get some mild detergent.

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Immerse the garment and swish gently, taking care not to stretch it.

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Remove the garment from the water and add a few drops of detergent to the water.

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Immerse the garment again, soak it and ball it up gently.

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Squeeze the water out of the garment
without wringing or stretching.

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Discard water, and refill tub with clean water. Place garment in filled tub, and swish to rinse.

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Immerse the garment and swish gently, taking care not to stretch it.

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Repeat points number 5 and 6 with clean water until all detergent is gonedetergent.

how to dry cashmere garments

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Get a quite large towel.

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After squeezing out water, lay the garment on a quite large towel on a flat surface.

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Fold the towel and cover the garment.

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Gently roll the towel and garment together to remove
moisture, squeezing and pressing as you work.

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Never dry or store a cashmere garment on a
hanger, and keep it away from sun and heat.

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Dry the garment on a flat surface, preferably mesh, which lets air circulate, and cover it with a light towel.

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Once it is completely dry, it is possible to remove pills with a pill remover.

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If you prefer, you can also put cashmere in the washing machine. As long as you can adjust your water temperature to cold, and your cycle to low, then, sure, you can machine wash it.