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Apr.28th, 2015

How to Care for Every Fabric in Your Closet

This post is brought to you by Alight at! Thanks Alight for the information! We love a good infographic! – Kristen & Geraldine


Laundry is a tough job on it’s own, but when you add a variety of fabrics to the mix it becomes especially daunting. Machine washable, dry clean only, air dry, handwash—keeping the care instructions for each fabric straight is a difficult job. We’ve put together this simple guide to caring for your fabrics to make your next trip to the laundromat a little easier.

Understand fabrics on a deeper level and learn their characteristics with our easy to follow infographic. Knowing that rayon is prone to wrinkling and burns at high temperatures with an iron can save you the heartache of ruining your favorite blouse. Take a look through this infographic to get all the washing and ironing tips you need to make your wardrobe look like new.

Courtesy of: Alight


  • Geraldine Blanchot Geraldine Blanchot

    A designer, artist and color "freak" who loves to travel and draw. She also is a fan of kickboxing, wakeboarding and pretty much anything outdoors.

  • Kristen Dettoni Kristen Dettoni

    A designer, artist and crafter who loves anything creative. She is also an amateur Claymation animator and movie fanatic.