Wash Care

General Terms & Conditions

  • All Silk or blended silk base fabric or textile products are recommended for Drycleaning only
  • All embroidered fabrics or textile products are recommended for Drycleaning only
  • We are not responsible for wash care if the bought fabrics or textile products are further modified into garment, accessorization or ornamentation in terms of any further value addition like stitching, embroidery, dyeing, printing etc
  • All Sarees, Unstitched sets, dupatta/stoles are to be handled with care and recommended for dry clean only
  • Many of the fabrics and products displayed on the website are products of cottage & handloom industry in India where no standard norms and parameters are followed during its production and such products must be handled by clients accordingly as no claims will be entertained
  • All fabrics and textile products from artisan sector like block printing, azrakh, bandhni, shiborietccategorised under artisan fabric category also must be handled with care and recommended for dry clean only as no standard norms are in place for such items and we do not have any control on the manufacturing process of the same
  • Generally, all non silk fabrics which are mill dyed can be machine/home washed in soft detergents
  • All piece dyed fabrics which are not not mill dyed but bucket dyed may have color fastness issues and hence must be handled with care and recommended for dry clean only.
  • We try to be as specific as possible for wash care of each fabric but looking at the produce from where it originates and the large collection of fabrics and textile products that we carry, it may not be possible for being specific to each fabric or textile products
  • Wash care instructions given on our website against each product and fabric is a general instruction. Claims can not be entertained if such instructions are found not be followed. At times, it is difficult to establish the fact whether such wash care instructions have been followed by the client or not. We generally do not entertain any claims on color bleeding and other things unless it is proven that proper wash care instructions have been followed. Hence, such claims may take its own time to process anywhere between 15-30 days

Suggested Wash Care Instructions Table for each product category

Fabric/Product CategorySuggested Washcare Instruction
Jamdani FabricsAll cotton Jamdani may be washed in soft detergent (Machine or Home wash) & All Silk Jamdanis to be Dry clean only
Khadi/Muslin FabricsAll cotton khadi may be washed in soft detergent (Machine or Home wash) & All Silk khadi/muslin to be Dry clean only
Kota FabricsAll Kota fabrics must be Dry clean only
Chanderi FabricsAll chanderi fabrics may be wash in soft detergents but preferably it should be dry cleaned
Brocade FabricsAll Brocade fabrics must be Dry clean only
Ikat FabricsAll cotton Ikats may be washed in soft detergent (Machine or Home wash) & All Silk Ikats to be Dry clean only
Maheshwari FabricsAll Maheshwari fabrics must be Dry clean only
Kalamkari FabricsAll cotton Kalamkari fabrics may be washed in soft detergent (Machine or Home wash) & All Silk kalamkaris to be Dry clean only
Bandhni FabricsAll Bandhani fabrics must be Dry clean only
Batik Print FabricsAll Batik fabrics must be Dry clean only
Tye& Dye FabricsAll Tye/Dye fabrics must be Dry clean only
Block Print FabricsAll block prints azrakh prints on non silk bases like cotton, viscose, cuproetc may be washed at home in soft detergent without much of rubbing. However, Indigo & Red color may bleed a bit.Allazrakh prints on pure silk bases must be Dry Cleaned only.
Azrakh Print FabricsAll azrakh prints on non silk bases like cotton, viscose, cuproetc may be washed at home in soft detergent without much of rubbing. However, Indigo & Red color may bleed a bit.Allazrakh prints on pure silk bases must be Dry Cleaned only.
Shibori FabricsAll shibori fabrics on non silk bases like cotton, viscose, cuproetc may be washed at home in soft detergent without much of rubbing. However, Turq and fuschia color may bleed a bit.Allshibori fabrics on pure silk bases must be Dry Cleaned only.
Chiffon FabricsAll Silk fabrics are recommended for Dry Clean only
Georgtte FabricsAll Silk fabrics are recommended for Dry Clean only
Dupion/Raw Silk FabricsAll Silk fabrics are recommended for Dry Clean only
Matka Silk FabricsAll Silk fabrics are recommended for Dry Clean only
Natural Silk FabricsAll Silk fabrics are recommended for Dry Clean only
Blended Silk FabricsAll Silk fabrics are recommended for Dry Clean only
Organza FabricsAll Silk fabrics are recommended for Dry Clean only
Crepe FabricsAll Silk fabrics are recommended for Dry Clean only
Tusser FabricsAll Silk fabrics are recommended for Dry Clean only
Muga FabricsAll Silk fabrics are recommended for Dry Clean only
Satin FabricsAll Silk fabrics are recommended for Dry Clean only
Habutai Silk FabricsAll Silk fabrics are recommended for Dry Clean only
Flat Chiffon FabricsAll Silk fabrics are recommended for Dry Clean only
Bemberg (Cupro) FabricsAll bemberg (cupro) fabrics may be washed in soft detergent (Machine or Home wash).
Modal FabricsAll modal fabrics may be washed in soft detergent (Machine or Home wash).
Viscose FabricsAll Viscose fabrics may be washed in soft detergent (Machine or Home wash).
Bamboo FabricsAll Bamboo fabrics may be washed in soft detergent (Machine or Home wash).
Excel &Tencel FabricsAll Excel/Tencel fabrics may be washed in soft detergent (Machine or Home wash).
Fancy FabricsAll fancy fabrics must be dry clean only
Tissue FabricsAll tissue fabrics must be dry clean only
Metallic/Shimmer FabricsAll metallic/shimmer fabrics must be dry clean only
Net & Lace FabricsAll net & lace fabrics must be dry clean only
Velvet FabricsAll velvet fabrics must be dry clean only
Banarsi FabricsAll Banarsi fabrics must be dry clean only
Printed FabricsAll printed fabrics on non silk bases like cotton, linen, viscose, cupro may be washed in soft detergent (Machine or Home wash) & All printed fabrics on Silk base fabrics to be Dry clean only
Digital Printed FabricsAll digital printed fabrics on non silk bases like cotton, linen, viscose, cupro may be washed in soft detergent (Machine or Home wash) & All digital printed fabrics on Silk base fabrics to be Dry clean only
Embroidered FabricsAll embroidered fabrics are recommended for Dry Clean only
LawnAll cotton may be washed in soft detergent (Machine or Home wash).
Cambric/Voile/PoplinAll cotton may be washed in soft detergent (Machine or Home wash).
Fancy CottonsAll cotton may be washed in soft detergent (Machine or Home wash).
Linen FabricsAll cotton may be washed in soft detergent (Machine or Home wash).
Jacquard FabricsAll jacquard fabrics on non silk bases like cotton, viscose, cuproetc may be washed at home in soft detergent without much of rubbing. All silk base jacquard fabrics must be Dry Cleaned only.
Organic FabricsAll organic fabrics on non silk bases like cotton, viscose, cuproetc may be washed at home in soft detergent without much of rubbing. All silk base Organic fabrics must be Dry Cleaned only.
Wool FabricsAll wool fabrics must be dry clean only
Polyester FabricsAll polyester fabrics can be machine/home washed
BanarsiSareeAll HandwovenSaree must be Dry Cleaned Only
ChanderiSareeAll HandwovenSaree must be Dry Cleaned Only
MaheshwariSareeAll HandwovenSaree must be Dry Cleaned Only
Muslin SareeAll HandwovenSaree must be Dry Cleaned Only
Other HandwovenSareeAll HandwovenSaree must be Dry Cleaned Only
ShiboriSareeAll Printed Saree must be Dry Cleaned Only
BandhniSareeAll Printed Saree must be Dry Cleaned Only
Digital Print SareeAll Printed Saree must be Dry Cleaned Only
AzrakhSareeAll Printed Saree must be Dry Cleaned Only
KalamkariSareeAll Printed Saree must be Dry Cleaned Only
Embroidered SareeAll Embroidered Saree must be Dry Cleaned Only
Woven Stole/DupattaAll non silk woven stoles &dupatta may be home washed in soft detergents & all silk base woven stole/dupatta must be dry clean only
Printed Stole/DupattaAll non silk printed stoles &dupatta may be home washed in soft detergents & all silk base printed stole/dupatta must be dry clean only
Embroidered Stole/DupattaAll embroidered stole/dupatta must be dry clean only
Printed Unstitched SetsAll non silk printed unstitched sets may be home washed in soft detergents & all silk base printed unstitched sets must be dry clean only
Woven Unstitched SetsAll non silk woven unstitched sets may be home washed in soft detergents & all silk base woven unstitched sets must be dry clean only
Embroidered Unstitched SetsAll embroidered unstitched sets must be dry clean only