The dresses have been pre-washed removing initial shrinkage. The linen can be machine washed and dried with cold water and gentle cycle. Desert Veil prefers to sun dry the linen with a couple minutes in the dryer to fluff.
The Ponchos and Veils
The ponchos and veils are made with a sheer fine linen. The linen will shrink 5-10% if machine dried. We recommend hand washing and laying flat to dry in the sun. If you'd like to shrink or fluff the piece, pop in the dryer for a couple of minutes.
The Chinati Collection
The ponchos purchased through Chinati Foundation can be machine washed and dried with cold water and gentle cycle.The Chinati ponchos have been pre-washed removing initial shrinkage.