Cotton Saree Maintenance Tips : Cotton sarees are not only comfortable to wear, they also look cool and stylish in appearance. Cotton sarees also give more warmth in the winter season than other fabric sarees. Cotton sarees are a classic choice for every saree lover women. In such a situation, here we tell you what are the important things to keep in mind to maintain cotton sarees for a long time.
Tips for maintaining cotton sarees
clean like this
Always clean with mild detergent for handloom sarees.
Wash them separately, most cotton sarees leave color on the first wash.
To block the color of your saree, soak your saree in lukewarm water with 2-3 teaspoons of salt for 15 minutes after washing it for the first time. Wash off after that.
Put starch in cotton sarees like this
Some cotton sarees need to be added starch to keep them fit. These sarees are naturally stiff but they become soft after washing. To make them hard and attractive again, you add 1 teaspoon cornstarch in 2 cups of water and dissolve it well in half a bucket of water. Now put your washed saree in it and sweep it lightly. Let it dry well in the sun. After drying, press it well and wear it.
Store cotton sarees like this
Press your expensive cotton saree with the help of paper. By doing this they stay fresh for a long time. It would be better if you put them in the hanger and keep them in the wardrobe.
remove stains like this
You can take help of dry cleaning, petrol wash to remove stains. Apart from this, make a paste of baking powder and vinegar and apply it on the stained area and leave it for 5 minutes. Then wash them with normal water. With the right care, your cotton sarees can stay new for years. (Disclaimer: The information and information given in this article is based on general information. Hindi news18 does not confirm these. Please consult the concerned specialist before following these.)