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Silk top - Do I HAVE to dry clean it?

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trixymalixy · 17/02/2008 21:17

Can I hand wash or stick it in the washer on the silk and wool programme?

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lennygrrl · 17/02/2008 21:30

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trixymalixy · 17/02/2008 21:47

This one was less than £20 in TK Maxx so i resent paying a fortune on dry cleaning!

It also says not to iron it. Do you iron your silk top?

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lennygrrl · 17/02/2008 21:56

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trixymalixy · 17/02/2008 22:02

No, it's not crinkly. i can't see how you would get away without ironing it.

thanks for your help btw.

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jeremyspants · 18/02/2008 19:29

I got a bonny dress from ebay last week -100% silk and hand washed it in the sink using Lux.
It drip dried for 20 minutes on a hanger then I ironed it inside out.(silk setting-coolish)
It came up beautifully and was worn on Friday.

trixymalixy · 20/02/2008 08:53

I hand washe dand ironed it and it came out fine!


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