We hope that you find our care symbol chart beneficial. Learn how to decipher the series of hieroglyphics popping up on your laundry’s care labels. Here are some of the more common symbols related to washing, temperature, cycles and finishing of an item.
Have you ever wondered if you should remove a care label? At the time of purchase, garments are required to have a label so it can be used as an aid in the consumer’s consideration. Under the 1972 Care Label Amendment, all manufacturers and importers must have at least one safe method of cleaning specified on a “permanent” label. While we understand that some labels are placed in an uncomfortable area, it is best to leave it intact.
When in doubt, trust a professional.