Your clothes are trying to tell you something. Listen to those little labels and give fabrics the love and attention they need to stay in shape. This simple guide will help you protect your investment pieces and wash like an expert on laundry day. How often that might be is absolutely none of our business.


So there you have it, everything you ever wanted to know about laundry symbols. For a quick reference guide, you can even download our printable version to stick up in your laundry cupboard or utility room. No more shrinking your jumpers or fading your tees, just well cared for clothes that go the distance.


By Amy Marsden on 12.02.16

Guest Contributor

2 responses to “Take Care of What You Wear with the Ultimate Guide to Laundry Symbols”

  1. llewellyn says:

    We manufacture wash care labels for garment manufacturers, so we feel a bit responsible for men being confused (not just men). There are regulations concerning care label symbols. But they are confusing to the uninitiated. If you go to our web site and click on one of the care label symbols it will take you to one of our pages, where it gives a simplified If you see a care symbol that you do not recognise, just fill in our contact form
    and will will get back to you with an answer.

  2. Trevor says:

    I decided to try help and they were very helpful and even said they would send me samples to I would recommend their free advice service anytime.

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