To shrink a rayon dress, machine wash and dry it on a moderate-to-high heat setting. Rayon is a very delicate fabric, so if the tag on the dress says "dry clean only," be sure to hand wash it before placing the dress in ... More » Home & Garden Cleaning Laundry

Rayon fabric does shrink in the dryer. Some rayon clothing is labeled as washable, which means it can be machine washed, but it should still be hung or laid flat to dry. More » Home & Garden Cleaning Laundry

Pure rayon shrinks when washed or dried if it has not been pretreated when manufactured. Rayon is a delicate fabric that was originally designed as a dry clean only material. Blended rayon with a 30 percent or more ratio... More » Science Chemistry Acids & Bases
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