though silk is stronger than steel pound for pound,
it is at the same time an incredibly delicate
and fragile natural fibre. As silk is produced
in a multitude of weaves and dyes, it is best
left to a professional dry cleaner to treat your
can be an option for some garments but may cause
extreme colour loss and wrinkling. Perspiration,
perfume and sun fading are a few problems that
may adversely affect the silk. Never wipe a stain
or rinse with water for this could cause permanent
damage to the garment. Silk requires extra care
to help retain its full beauty.
at Aron Specialist Dry Cleaners can return a silk
garment to a “like new” appearance,
with a procedure called “mineral bath”.
There is a degree of colour loss in all silk so
we ensure that we clean all pieces of an outfit
to maintain unity.