Contrary to popular belief, Korean mink blankets are not made from mink fur, but from long, fine acrylic fibers. One advantage to having synthetic material mink blankets that they are machine washable. Mink blankets cannot simply be tossed in with the rest of the laudry. HIgh quality Korean mink blankets are usually manufactured in South Korea and will last for years if properly cared for.
- Use a washing machine to wash your Korean mink blanket. Korean mink blankets become very heavy when wet.
- Use a gentle detergent, such as Woolite, to clean your Korean mink blanket. Harsh detergents can reduce your blanket's lifespan.
- Wash your Korean mink blanket in cold water on the gentle cycle. The dyes used to color mink blankets tend to leech if washed in warm or hot water.
- Tumble dry on the "no heat" setting. If the dryer doesn't have a no heat setting you can line dry your mink blanket. Never use a heated drying cycle with a mink blanket, the acrylic fibers will tend to melt and become matted together. Expect the drying time to be quite long; Korean mink blankets retain a considerable amount of water after being washed.
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