But if it has to be washed due to stains, then cold wash in delicate cycle with one part Woolite and one part laundry detergent, rinse with softener so that the hard water won’t be harsh on the blanket.
Then tumble dry on air or low.
Hang drying is better.
Mexican blankets aren’t always in wool.
Can I wash a wool blanket in the washing machine?
Wash Heavily Soiled Wool Blankets by Placing Them in the Washer with Cold Water and a Wool-Safe Detergent. Place blankets in the washing machine and allow them to soak for 15 minutes in the detergent-and-water mixture. Set the washer to the gentle cycle and let it run for two minutes.
How do you wash Mexican blankets?
We recommend that you wash your blanket on cold and dry it on a low temperature. You can also hang the blanket out to air dry and then do a quick cycle in the dryer at a low temperature to fluff it up a bit.
How do you wash colorful Mexican blankets?
Set the washing machine water temperature to cold or delicate. Most blankets and towels should be washed with warm water, but many of the Mexican products are hand-woven or -loomed, and they often use various threads throughout. Washing in warm or hot water may result in uneven shrinkage.
What detergents are safe for wool?
Woolite Darks is specially designed with Color Renew technology to provide superb cleaning. This best detergent for wools makes the roughened fibers smooth and removes all the stains and dirt. This friendly detergent is most suitable for wool, cashmere, jeans and denim type clothes.