1. HOME LAUNDERING

-All embroidered garments should be washed with a mild detergent
-If bleach is required for washing, a small amount of chlorine bleach can be used. Non-chlorine bleach in accordance with product instructions is preferable
-Machine wash cold water
-Delicate wash cycle
-If color residue appears in water, rinse first in lukewarm water and then cold several times until rinse water becomes clear
-Remove promptly after wash cycle completion
-Never leave any piece of embroidered clothing soaking or in water or lying in a pile when wet
-Do not wring out the embroidered articles
-Do not rub stained embroidery

2. DRY CLEANING

-Embroidery may be dry cleaned, however, extreme care should be exercised when dry cleaning. Special care must be taken when dark shades are dry cleaned. Avoid use of pre-spotting agents.

3. IRONING

-Embroidered fabrics should always be ironed on the reverse side
-It is recommended to iron embroidery between two pieces of cloth
-It is not recommended to wet embroidery prior to ironing or to use a steam iron.

Note: Normally the care label instructions pertain to the garment, not the embroidery. Special care should be taken when laundering embroidered garments.