How to wash shawl hand: all 3 phases


  • 1 The basic rules of care
  • 2 Smart wash
    • 2.1 Step 1. preparation products
    • 2.2 Step 2. Handwash
    • 2.3 Step 3. drying products
  • 3 Bleaching downy shawl
  • 4 Summary
Photo: products from natural materials require a special approach.Photo: products from natural materials require a special approach.

My mum has a shawl... warm, practical and hypoallergenic. Two winters he was running without a single complaint, and the third - we noticed the stained areas. Before us there was a question as to wash feather shawl at home. We have coped with the task perfectly. How? Now I tell.

The basic rules of care

Any procedure is always limited by the rules and guidelines. Consider the laws of washing things down:

Picture Description
yvrayrvayvao1 Rule 1. caring attitude

Pooh is better not to wash at all, so try to treat him gently to clean less frequently.

yvrayrvayvao2 Rule 2. quality preparation

Pooh quickly deformed. For this reason, if you do not prepare and immediately begin to run in the search for, say, a towel at the crucial moment, you risk to spoil the product.

yvrayrvayvao3 Rule 3. The ban on the cleaning of the washing machine

Whatever advised girlfriend, even in modern machines masters do not recommend to clean handkerchiefs from dirt. Deformation downy fabric can not be repaired.

yvrayrvayvao4 Rule 4. The optimum water temperature should not exceed 35 ° C.

Smart wash

Experienced washerwomen are advised to approach the wash downy shawl in 3 stages:

  • training;
  • wash;
  • drying.

Since the products are very gentle down to each step must be approached with all carefully and accurately. Cleaning involves many restrictions, for example, you can not:

  • stretch the thing;
  • to direct a jet of running water;
  • apply the detergent directly without water.
Shawl can not stretch and compressive strengths.Shawl can not stretch and compressive strengths.

Step 1. preparation products

Before you wash the shawl at home, you need to undertake thorough preparations:

  1. Preliminary shake well goat down, whereupon its comb. As the combs using massage brush with wooden teeth.
  2. Podyschu quite deep and large bowl and prepare detergent. In the absence of the pelvis, you can use the bathroom.
  3. Even relatively clean thing before washing soak for 20-25 minutes - so that the dirt quickly depart.

Step 2. Handwash

Wash shawl is relatively easy, the main thing - to be very careful:

Do not wash too often thing - the down does not like water.Do not wash too often thing - the down does not like water.
  1. Dissolve the selected detergent in water.
  2. Lightly shake cobweb lightly. Do not twist or rub the material - so you spoil shawl!
  3. Remove the handkerchief, and the dirty water drain and place the new soap solution.
  4. Check scarf in the light, if stain remains, wash again and scarf by hand.
  5. Rinse the product 2-3 times in cold water.

Choice you can stop at one of these detergents:

Picture Detergent
yvloayovaryovlra1 Baby soap
yvloayovaryovlra2 natural shampoo
yvloayovaryovlra3 Liquid soap without dyes
yvloayovaryovlra4 Liquid detergent for wool and silk
yvloayovaryovlra5 Fabric softener

Step 3. drying products

After washing remains one step - competent drying. If you just hang the product on the dryer, it is guaranteed to lose its shape. What to do:

Picture instruction
fyloavroflyraofyraol1 Method 1. Special frame for drying downy shawl

Such a little thing, you can build your own or buy at a hardware store.

Price devices - approximately 200-500 rubles, depending on the size.

  1. Pass the loop of fishing line in the extreme or rings and attach them to the studs of the frame.
  2. Pat the product with a dry cloth and leave for an hour.
  3. Dosyhat shawl lay on top of a dry towel.

Do not stretch, but just straighten handkerchief.

  1. During drying and periodically shake the brush fluff.
fyloavroflyraofyraol2 Method 2. terry towel

This method is more simple, but does not guarantee protection against deformation during drying:

  1. Cobweb shawl-wrap in a towel for 15 minutes.
  2. Repeat the process 3-4 times with dry towels.
  3. Spread the product over the entire length on the dry soft tissue.

Deformation can be avoided if the pin thing on the perimeter of any light objects.

Bleaching downy shawl

Often with products from the goat down and clean out the dust "signs of old age." But sometimes there are more corrosive pollution. Rubbing can not be - we have already found. What to do? I'll show you how to whiten feather shawl white three ways.

Bleaches options:

Picture instruction
yvaoryvaoyvaryloa1 Method 1. Hydrogen peroxide
  1. Dilute peroxide in warm water at a ratio of 1:10.
  2. Soak the product for 5-6 hours.
  3. Gently wash.
yvaoryvaoyvaryloa2 Method 2. gidroperit
  1. The basin of water - the water temperature should not exceed 35 ° C, gidroperit Dissolve 5 tablets in a proportion of 100 grams of fluff.

For reliability, add 50 ml of liquid ammonia.

  1. Soak shawl for 8-12 hours.
  2. Gently wash.
yvaoryvaoyvaryloa3 Method 3. bleach LASKA
  1. Soak white handkerchief in water with bleach. For information on dose and time of soaking can be found on the label of the drug.
  2. Gently wash.


Here, perhaps, we understand all the intricacies of washing down shawls. If you know of other secrets, I'd be happy to read them in the comments. And how to care for the delicate thing, you learn from the video in this article.

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