Your pashmina scarf will last for years with the proper care. Pashmina fabric is woven from the wool of goats indigenous to the Himalayan mountains and mixed with silk in either a 70/30 or 50/50 blend. Because they are made from natural fabrics, pashmina scarves do not have to be dry-cleaned and can be carefully hand washed.
Fill the sink with lukewarm water. Add a small capful of baby shampoo, swirling the water around so the shampoo dissolves.
Place the pashmina scarf in the water and let it soak for several minutes. Do not rub or twist the scarf, as this may pull it out of shape.
Drain the sink and refill it with lukewarm water. Add a capful of hair conditioner and swirl the scarf around in it several times.
Rinse the scarf thoroughly in lukewarm water.
Lay the pashmina scarf flat to dry. Do not place the scarf in direct sunlight or near heat sources.
If desired, press the pashmina with a cool iron.
How to Protect Cashmere Scarves From ...
How to Wash a Pashmina Scarf
How to Clean Viscose Shawls
How to Remove a Crease in a Silk Scarf
How to Make a Wool Scarf Less Scratchy
How to Wash an Acrylic & Viscose Scarf
How to Make a Pashmina Jacket
How to Clean a Taffeta Dress
How to Restore Stiff Cotton Sweaters
How to Take Out Wrinkles From a Merino ...
How to Care for Merino Wool
Cashmere & Silk Pashmina Shawl Care ...
Can You Hand Wash Silk That Says Dry ...
How to Tie a Jabot Knot
How to Wrap a Scarf Over the Nose & ...
Types of Indian Fabric
How to Get Wrinkles Out of Nylon ...
How do I Clean Silk Ribbon?
How to Wash Acetate
How to Not Get Holes in silk cashmere ...
Angela Powell Watson has written for dozens of print and online resources, and recently published her first book. Watson holds a Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education and Art from Hood College, a Master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Western Maryland College and National Board Certification as an Early Childhood Generalist.