Own Your footprint: The Importance of Proper Product Care by us

Activewear is specially designed to provide comfort, durability, and flexibility for workouts and athletic activities. Proper care is important to maintain the quality and performance of your activewear. Here are some tips on how to take care of your Silou products.

by nicole gallacher

Read the care label
Always check the care label on your activewear before washing or drying. The label provides specific instructions on how to care for the fabric.

Wash in cold water
Wash your activewear in cold water to prevent shrinkage and fading. Hot water can damage the elasticity and cause the fabric to lose its shape.

Use a gentle detergent
Use a gentle detergent that is specially formulated for activewear. Avoid using fabric softeners, bleach, or harsh chemicals, as they can damage the fabric and reduce its performance.

Wash with like colours
Wash your activewear with similar colours to prevent colour bleeding and fading.

Hand wash or use a delicate cycle
Hand wash your activewear or use the delicate cycle on your washing machine. Avoid using the regular cycle or high-speed spin, as they can damage the fabric.

Air dry
Air dry your activewear by laying it flat or hanging it on a drying rack. Avoid using the dryer, as high heat can damage the fabric and cause shrinkage.

Store properly
Store your activewear in a cool, dry place. Avoid folding or hanging them in direct sunlight or in a damp area.By following these tips, you can ensure that your activewear lasts longer and maintains its performance and quality.