How to Care for a Pashmina Shawl

How to Care for a Pashmina Shawl

Pashmina shawls are a luxurious and delicate item of clothing that can last for many years if they are properly cared for. Here are some tips on how to keep your Pashmina shawl looking and feeling its best:


  • The best way to wash a Pashmina shawl is to dry clean it. This will ensure that the fabric is cleaned properly without being damaged.
  • If you do decide to wash your Pashmina shawl at home, be sure to use cold water and a mild detergent. Do not wring or twist the fabric, as this can cause it to felt.
  • After washing, lay the shawl flat to dry. Do not hang it on a clothesline, as this can stretch the fabric.
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  • Pashmina shawls should be stored in a cool, dry place. Avoid storing them in direct sunlight or near heat sources, as this can damage the fabric.
  • You can store your Pashmina shawl in a garment bag or in a drawer. Be sure to wrap it in a clean, dry cloth to protect it from dust.

Other tips

  • Brush your Pashmina shawl after each wear to remove any dust or dirt.
  • If your Pashmina shawl gets stained, try to spot clean it with a mild detergent and water. If the stain is more stubborn, you may need to take it to a professional cleaner.
  • Avoid wearing your Pashmina shawl in wet or humid weather, as this can cause the fabric to felt.
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By following these simple tips, you can help your Pashmina shawl last for many years to come.

Additional tips:

  • If you are going to be storing your Pashmina shawl for an extended period of time, you can put a few mothballs in the garment bag or drawer.
  • If you are traveling with your Pashmina shawl, pack it in a sturdy, protective case.
  • If you are ever unsure about how to care for your Pashmina shawl, it is always best to consult with a professional cleaner.

With proper care, your Pashmina shawl will be a cherished heirloom for many years to come.

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About Pashwrap

Pashwrap is a luxury Cashmere brand dedicated to creating the highest quality Cashmere Scarves, Pashmina shawls and wraps. With over sixty of experience in the industry, we are committed to preserving and promoting the rich cultural heritage of this exquisite textile.

Our commitment to quality and sustainability has been recognized in numerous publications, and we have received awards for our work in promoting the art and craft of Pashmina.

We work directly with local artisans and weavers in Kashmir, India to ensure that our products are made with the utmost care and attention to detail. By doing so, we are able to preserve the traditional techniques and skills used in the creation of Pashmina shawls.

We are proud to be a trusted authority on the topic of Cashmere and Pashmina shawls, and we are committed to sharing our knowledge and expertise with others who share our love for this exquisite textile. Whether you're looking for a timeless piece to add to your wardrobe or want to learn more about the history and craft of Pashmina, Pashwrap is here to help.