These comfy beige-brown blankets with burn marks are the funky fashion icon. Only this single item can satisfy your multiple needs and craving for turning into a scrumptious snack. Therefore, with such frequent use, you must thoroughly clean it regularly for long-lasting use.
Cleaning Tips for a Burrito Blanket:
These cozy and warm tortilla blankets are made up of special plush material and soft microfibers. Hence, despite being fragile it is not a hassle to wash them by following the cleaning tips. Below mentioned are the washing instructions for these uniquely designed burrito baby blankets.
- Follow the instructions on the label or tag
Every product comes with the care instructions label or tag, so the tortilla blankets are. But one thing you should keep in mind while following the manual care guide is that you must stick to the do and don’ts of it.
- Use a mild liquid for preliminary treatment of stains on the blanket
At first, directly pour the mild liquid or any dishwashing gel on the targeted stained area of the blanket. Then, let it rest for at least 10 minutes. And, then pat the directed area with the wet towel with the gentle hands. Try to get rid of the stain as much as possible.
In addition to this, try not to scour the blanket because it will worsen the stain. And, if the stain is kind of oily then sprinkle a little corn starch or any talcum powder which will act as an absorbent. Allow it to rest for 10 minutes. Afterward, wipe it off with a paper towel.
- Place the blanket alone in the washing machine
The next in-line step is to put only the blanket in the washing machine. And, eschew taco blanket rubbing with other items as much as possible.
- Wash the blanket
Now, for washing the blanket change the setting of the machine to either lukewarm or hot wash. Then, wash and rinse the blanket at slow speed with a mild detergent as it will gently clean the taco blanket without shagging.
However, there are some precautions you must take care of while washing it. Avoid the use of fabric softeners especially if these softeners have water-resistant finishing in them.
Drying tips for the Blanket
Your favorite food blankets could be easily dried out in different ways along with retaining their softness. Just pick up the way from below which suits you best.
- Hang your blanket outside to dry naturally
Don’t put the blanket directly under the sun because it will faint the color of the blanket. And, you can lay down the blanket over the drying rack or on the cloth line. Then, it will dry out naturally which could take up to 24 hours.
On the other hand, you can leave the blanket over the standing fan or Ac vent to let it dry completely. Also, you can spread it out under the ceiling fan in the room. All these methods are for maximum air circulation through the blanket during drying.
- Air-fluff or tumble-dry your blanket
Air-fluff or tumble-dry is the most benign setting of the dryer for the blanket. In this setting, the dryer will start a continuous movement to drag out the residual moisture in the blanket. Heat is not used in this drying setting.
Moreover, you should not let the blanket remains in the dryer for so long. The over-drying will damage the stuff and roughen the condition of the blanket. Therefore, you should not set the scheduled cycle for drying as it will use heat and other pressing settings too.
- Be sure to use a low heat setting on your dryer
You must keep in mind that your soft and velvety blanket must not be dried under harsh heat conditions because it will make it look bumpy. Using this cleaning tip and your blanket will last for a longer time and look new always.
Care Tips for a Tortilla blanket
As you take care of yourself by wrapping in the blanket to live in the moment. The same you should do with your blanket and handle this delicate stuff with care. There are some excellent discrete tips for your burrito blanket.
- Do not iron your blanket
If you remember you are strictly prohibited from apply high heat on the blanket in the above mentioned. So, ironing is a big no for these blankets. The reason is that the high heat of the iron will melt the fluffy microfibers of the blankets in no minute which will change its basic innovative idea of fuzziness. Also, the weight of iron tends to make the blanket clumpy.
Further to add, usually such kinds of blankets do not require ironing. Also, you can remove wrinkles by spreading them over a sofa. The other way around is to place it under a pile of blankets, the creases will go away.
- Do not use bleach or harsh chemicals on your blanket
Never do the mistake of using bleach or any other tough chemicals on such plush stuff. It will act abrasively on your comfy blankets and cause scratchiness and stiffness. Its color will wash out in a short time and all its fluffy look will be gone. In case, you have to remove the hard stain then use hydrogen peroxide, white vinegar, or cleaning products having oxygen.
- Use a disposable razor to take off lint or fuzz balls from your blanket
Whenever you wash wool stuff again and again then gradually lint starts becoming on its surface. Then, with the help of a razor, you can gently shave out the pilling from the blanket. A disposable razor is a good option and could be easily handled. And, you get a comfortable and soft burrito blanket. It is important to note that razors will not remove textual defects.