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Cotton wash (maximum)
Synthetic wash (medium)
Wool wash (minimum)
Hand wash only
Do not tumble dry
Tumble dry (high temperature)
Tumble dry (low temperature)
Hang to dry
Do not spin dry
May be cleaned using the wet-clean process.
May be dry cleaned*
*May be dry cleaned. Other letters and / or a line under the circle inform the dry cleaners of the process required.
Chlorine bleach may be used
Chlorine bleach should not be used
Cold iron - acrylics, nylon, polyester
Warm iron - polyester mix, wool
Hot iron - cotton, linen, viscose
Do not iron