Don’t throw away a pillow simply because it’s “old”. Throw it away if it's dirty, uncomfortable, or fails the fold test.
A deep dive into the ingredients of “gentle” laundry detergent and detergent formulated to wash silk or wool. I discovered one popular name brand that should be safe for all fabric types.
A step-by-step guide to clean windows free of streaks. Either diluted ammonia or vinegar will work well. In addition, both are great for other cleaning-related household tasks.
Purchasing linen is an investment, balancing cost with benefits including cooling, moisture-control, antimicrobial properties, and durability.
Not only is silk a smooth, lustrous fabric, it retains little heat and wicks moisture away from you, keeping you cool and dry. Its smooth texture has an added benefit for skin and hair.
Yes, you can wash silk in hot water without destroying it. It is a natural fiber after all. However, you will get shrinkage and the special silk shine will be a bit muted.