Discover how to wash and take care of
your favorite bras
In this blog, we are going to share practical and simple tips to keep your favorite bras in optimal conditions, ensuring they accompany you in your best moments for a long time. Proper care will extend the lifespan of your garments and allow you to enjoy the comfort and support you need for a longer period. Keep reading to find out how to wash and care for your bras correctly!
Read the Care Labels:
Before washing your bras, make sure to read the care labels that come with them. The instructions provide specific guidance on the best way to wash and care for your garment. Pay attention to recommendations regarding water temperature, detergent type, and drying method.
Handwashing is the Best Option:
Handwashing your bras is the safest and gentlest option. Fill a container with water and add a mild detergent. Let them soak for about 15 minutes and then gently rub the dirtiest areas. Avoid twisting the garment or rubbing it forcefully, especially if your bra has cups.
Use a Washing Bag:
If you prefer to wash your bras in the washing machine, place them inside a washing bag specifically designed for delicate garments. This will prevent straps and hooks from getting entangled with other items or the washing machine drum, which could damage the elasticity and shape of the bra.
Gentle Detergent, No Fabric Softener:
Opt for a mild detergent free from fabric softener. Fabric softeners can damage the elastic fibers of your bras, leading to a loss of support over time. Gentle detergents will help maintain the fibers intact and keep your bras in excellent condition.
Wash with Cold Water:
Wash your bras with cold water to protect the elasticity and color of the fabrics. Hot water can cause fibers to wear out faster, affecting their shape and fit.
Avoid using the dryer. Instead, gently squeeze out excess water from your bras and hang them in a shaded area to air dry. Never expose them directly to intense sunlight, as this can fade colors and weaken the fibers
Rotate Your Bras:
It's always a good idea to have several bras and rotate their use. This allows each garment to rest between uses and regain its natural elasticity. Additionally, you'll avoid excessive wear on a single bra.
By following these simple care tips, you'll keep your favorite bras in perfect condition for a long time. At Diane & Geordi, we offer a wide variety of designs that provide the support and comfort you need for every occasion. Don't forget that until August 31st, you can buy 1 bra and get the second one at half price. What are you waiting for?