100% Polyester Hand Wash Cold Wash Imported Plus: XL- 12-14; 1X- 16-18; 2X 20-22 Bust Measurement: XL: 46″; 1X: 48″; 2X: 50″ Length: Approx. 38″-42″
Is It Safe to Wash Tights In the Washing Machine? If you read the instructions on the packaging, you may think it is not safe to wash your tights in the washing machine. But, who always listens to instructions?Manufacturers suggest that you wash hand tights in warm (but not hot) water with a mild detergent. Because they are made of such delicate material, it may be unwise to expose them to rigors of a hot machine wash complete with spin and rinse cycle. What could be worse than getting your tights out of the washing machine because they are destroyed by such harsh washing conditions? Hand washing, they say, is preferable.But who has time today to spend hand washing? It not only takes time to rinse out all the soap that the material sucks in like a sponge, but then you have to waste the time turning and turning to get as much water as possible so that they do not drop everything. I'm sure you can do much more productive things with your time.Laundry socks in the washing machine are much easier. Just pop them in and continue with your day. And since they have already been spun, they take much less time to dry.However, it is still true that you must take precautions when washing them in the machine. A good tip is to put your tights in a pillowcase before putting them in the machine to prevent them from getting tangled and make sure you put them on a sensitive bike in a cold to medium temperature, never hot. You should still use a mild detergent that will not damage them, and if you can change the strength of your spin cycle, make sure it is not too strong. Since they will be on such a light spin, it may be worth repeating this step more than.