We understand, care instructions icons can be very confusing specially when we have to look at every piece of clothes we wash, at what temperature should it be washed, any chemicals to add when washing, can it be spun, rinsed and dried with no damage, you all know, making a little mistake can ruin your favorite blouse.
Here we explain all instructions needed to avoid any fabric damage.
Empty circle: must dry clean
A circle with a letter inside indicates to which chemicals can be used
Symbol with 1 Underline or 2 indicates the level of precautions must be taken
Cross over the circle: Not to dry clean
Empty iron symbol: use any temperature
Dots inside the symbol:
1 dot: Delicate fabrics like silk and wool
3 dots: Linen & Cotton
Cross over the iron symbol: Do not iron
Circle inside a square: can be dried
Dots inside the circle:
1-dry on low temperature
2-dry on medium temperature
3-dry on high temperature
Cross over the symbol: not to tumble dry
Tub with a hand symbol means the item can be hand washed or wash on a hand washing program with low heat.
Twisted fabric symbol: the item can be wrung
Cross over the symbol means should not be wrung
A tub symbol: can be washed in the washing machine
No lines: can be spun and rinsed
1 line: spin speed should be reduced
2 lines: mild wash, spun and rinse
A tub with a number indicates to the temperature degree suitable for washing the item
Cross over the symbol: do not wash the item
we really hope we have presented the icons in a simple way so you will never forget each one.