Category: Care Instructions

Laundry Temperature – Hot, Warm, or Cold Water?

washing machine being dialed in with hot and cold laundry icons

Cold Water is the Best Choice in Most Situations Cold water (80° F) is the best laundry temperature in most situations, according to Consumer Reports. Due to changes in laundry detergents and washers over the past few years, cold water will handle most of your laundry needs. New machines and detergents are designed to workRead more »

Care Labels for Sensitive Skin

Ava Collection

A few weeks ago, we shared info about care instructions and the importance of following them if you want your kids’ clothes to last long enough for your little ones to outgrow them. Another reason for following the care instructions came to my attention recently– A customer wrote to say that she and her daughter love the design and softRead more »

Proper Care Instructions for Clothing

Do you follow the care labels on your family’s clothes? I don’t, not always.  If they’re just a little bit dirty, I wash my daughter’s clothes in cold water, per the instructions. Wash in cold water seems to be the default instruction these days for all types of clothing– it’s more environmentally friendly.  But sometimes her clothes really needRead more »