First of all, when washing a silk scarf, it is not advisable to soak it in cold water for a long time, preferably five to ten minutes. Neutral detergent can be used for washing. It should not be washed with alkaline detergent, soap, washing powder or another detergent. It is even more difficult to use disinfectant. Silk scarves can’t be washed in the washing machine. They should be washed by hand. When cleaning, they should be light. Do not use gravity to prevent fiber damage.
Secondly, the washed silk scarf is preferably dried with water, and it is dry and can not be exposed to sunlight, which can prevent the strength and colorfastness of the fiber from being affected. When the clothes are 80% dry, they can be removed, so that the silk scarf after drying is soft to the touch and not easy to fade.
In addition, the silk scarf is characterized by acid and alkali resistance, so in order to keep the color bright, it is best to drop a few drops of acetic acid into the water before drying, then soak the scarf in water for about ten minutes, then pick it up and dry it. The bright color of the scarf. This is also one of the tips for how to wash silk scarves.