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.
These Donegal Argilla cashmere beanies are made from 6 ply cashmere in one of the mills I have produce my products in Scotland. The perfect designer beanie for everyday use. Wear as is or add one of my fox fur pom poms.
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Donegal was originally a thick and warm homespun or tweed woven by Irish peasants in Donegal, Ireland. Donegal cashmere now describes an extra colour cashmere knit into the yarn as a colourful irregularity adding texture and interest to the finished product.