washing symbols

Description of the washing symbols




Regular washing. 30, 40, 60 or 95 degrees celsius

   
Tumble dry on low heat - max. 50º celsius


Delicate wash 30, 40, 60 or 95 degrees celsius


Tumble dry at high heat - max. 70º celsius


Extra delicate cycle. 30 or 40 degrees celsius


Do not tumble dry


Hand wash


Drip dry


Does not tolerate washing


Hang dry


Does not tolerate bleaching. Applies to all colored products.


Must dry lying


Iron at low heat - max. 110º celsius


Must be dried in shade


Iron at medium heat - max. 150º celsius


Clean in mineral turpentine and hydrocarbons.


Iron at high heat - max. 200º celsius

 
Delicate cleaning in mineral turpentine and hydrocarbons.


Do not iron


Cleaning in perchloric, mineral turpentine or similar


Does not tolerate cleaning


Delicate cleaning in perchloric, mineral turpentine or similar


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10 TIPS FOR WASHING TEXTILES

  1. Sort your clothes into whites and colours.

  2. Wash new clothes separately the first few times.

  3. Use a good quality detergent

  4. and the correct dosage.

  5. Never use "white" detergent for coloured clothes as it often contains bleach.

  6. Do not overfill your machine.

  7. Turn clothing inside-out.

  8. Do not leave clothes lying in the machine after washing.

  9. Follow the washing instructions carefully.​

  10. Clothes wear out faster when tumble dried as opposed to line dried.