Johnstons of Elgin are experts in cashmere & fine woollens, made in Scotland, since 1797. Johnstons of Elgin manufactures the finest cashmere cloth, knitwear and accessories from its mills in Hawick and Elgin.
When you see an authentic Johnstons of Elgin product, you can be sure it has been made in Scotland to a standard which is synonymous with a company that has been manufacturing since 1797.Browse Now
After using your new cashmere garment for the first few times you may find small balls of fibre forming on the surface. These small balls or 'pills' are caused by some of the loose fibre tangling together as areas of your garment are rubbed during wear. Pills can be easily removed by hand or by using a depilling knitwear comb.
You will find that, after lavishing a little care and attention on your cashmere and removing the pills in this way, the garment will actually consolidate and soften in handle and touch. Like fine wine, cashmere will improve with age if cared for properly.
We recommend that your cashmere is gently washed after it has been used three or four times. Cashmere knitwear can be hand washed or dry cleaned. We recommend hand washing, following these simple guidelines:
If you would like more information about how to care for your cashmere products, please get in touch.
To keep your wraps & ponchos in optimum condition I highly recommend you store them after use in the packaging that you received them in.