Silk Care Instruction

Silk Care Instructions


Even dry clean is recommended for silk, but hand wash for this delicate fabric at home is possible, just with extra care

  1. Use cold water.

  2. Add gentle cleaner within the water, professional silk cleaner is recommended, but baby soap or shampoo is fine

  3. Clean it gently for 2-4 minutes

  4. Rinse in clean water, it may take a few minutes

  5. You may use a towel to dry it or dry the peace of silk away from the sun or direct heat.

  6. You may press silk. Use iron’s ‘silk’ setting. Make sure your silk is still damp before you begin. If it’s already dried, use a spray bottle to add moisture.

  7. Do not press with steam or re-damp the Silk locally, as water staining may occur. In the case the silk water-stains, then dip the garment in warm water for 2-3 minutes, dry and re-iron.


Note: For those with strong stain, bring it to profession dry cleaners. 


For more information of how to clean silk, you may refer to: