Silk is not just a fabric; it's an experience. The luxurious feel, the elegance it adds to your bedroom, and the multitude of benefits it offers to your skin and hair make it a perfect choice for bedding. However, with all its charm comes the question – how do you care for silk pillowslips? To help you out, we've compiled answers to some frequently asked questions about maintaining your by Natalie silk pillowslip.
1. Can I machine wash my silk pillowslip?
Yes, you can! However, silk requires a gentler touch than other fabrics. Always use cold water and select the delicate cycle on your washing machine. It’s also recommended to use a detergent designed for delicates or silks.
2. Should I hand wash my silk pillowslip?
If you prefer hand washing, that works too! Fill a basin with cold water and add a small amount of delicate laundry detergent. Gently move the pillowslip around in the water before rinsing thoroughly but gently.
3. Can I dry my silk pillowslip in the dryer?
While it's possible to use a dryer on the lowest heat setting, we highly recommend air-drying your silk pillowslip to maintain their quality over time. Simply lay them flat on a clean towel away from direct sunlight.
4. How often should I wash my silk pillowslip?
Dermatologists often recommend washing pillowslips every two or three days, but given that silk doesn't harbour bacteria like other fabrics, once a week should suffice.
5. Can I iron my silk pillowslip?
You can iron your by Natalie silk pillowslip on low heat while it's still slightly damp post-wash. Use an iron with steam capabilities if possible and always iron on the inside of the case where there's no direct contact with your skin or hair.
6. How long will my silk pillowslip last?
With proper care and maintenance, by Natalie silk pillowslips are designed to last several years without losing their lustre or softness.
Remember – caring for your by Natalie silk pillowslip is just as important as selecting them in the first place because good care ensures longevity and optimal benefits over time.