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Certain polyester items are machine washable, while others are dry clean only, so it is very important to refer to the item's tag for specific washing instructions. If the item does not have a tag or washing instructions... More »

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Polyester viscose is a blend of viscose, which is a form of rayon, with polyester, which increases the viscose's wet strength, giving it the durability to handle washing and drying by machine. The blend makes the fabric ... More »

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To dye polyester, scrub the fabrics, immerse them in a hot dye solution and rinse them. You need the dye, a washing machine, clear water, heating pots, Synthrapol detergent, a wooden stirrer and fabrics. More »

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It is usually best to follow the cleaning instructions for garments; however, washing machine manufacturers sometimes include instructions for using a delicates cycle to wash items such as silk shirts. Most experts advis... More »

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Unlike most wool fabric items, wool coats are not generally machine washable. This is due entirely to the materials used to provide the shape of the coats, which are not themselves machine washable. Doing so leads to a l... More »

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To wash Levi's jeans, or any denim jeans that do not have special care instructions on the tag, use a regular washing machine. Wash Levi's jeans with other jeans and turn them inside out. Air dry them if possible. More »

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Suede shouldn't be washed in a washing machine because the material stains very easily from almost any type of liquid, even water. The best way to wash suede is to bring it to a professional cleaner who specializes in cl... More »

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