But Watch Out For Silk, Wool & Cashmere
One exception: If an item contains any amount of silk, follow the washing instructions for silk, even if the silk percentage is very small (we’re talking even 1%). For instance, a blouse made of 90% linen and 10% silk should be treated like silk.
Use this product: Delicate Wash
The same rule applies to wool and cashmere: If the item’s label contains any amount of wool or cashmere, wash the item at home the way you would a woolen. Get our wool & cashmere washing how-to here. Example: A pashmina consisting of 20% wool and 80% silk should be treated like wool.
Use this product: Wool & Cashmere Shampoo
And if an item contains both silk and wool, follow the washing instructions for wool, as it is the more delicate fiber.
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