Silkyboo certified by OEKO TEX Standard 100

Silkyboo certified by OEKO TEX Standard 100

Silkyboo certified by OEKO TEX Standard 100 All Silkyboo’s beautiful bamboo garments have been certified by OEKO TEX Standard 100, which means all our products have been tested and certified as not containing any harmful substances. Read on to find out about the exact testing, certification procedure and auditing involved to be given this standard. The Oeko Tex Standard […]

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Bamboo Fabric - The Environmental Edge

Bamboo Fabric – the Environmental EDGE

Bamboo Fabric – the Environmental EDGE  We have had some questions and doubts recently about whether bamboo fabric can be classed as “truly environmentally friendly”. Well, to answer those questions, here at Silkyboo we thought we would compile a blog of our evidence and thoughts on the matter. It is true that bamboo fabric production […]

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Benefits of Bamboo

Bamboo fibre is extremely soft, silky smooth and kind to your skin, an excellent choice for people with sensitive skin. Underwear and socks are hygienic because of bamboo’s antibacterial properties, helping to keep odours away.

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Take care of your bamboo

Taking care of your bamboo Machine wash in cool water max 30*C. Use powders or liquids on a delicate wash. Do not use bleach or harsh chemicals. You can Tumble dry but only on a cool temperature programme.    

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Bamboo the Extraordinary Fibre

More people are beginning to recognise the value of natural fibres, like bamboo. Bamboo has many uses; from robust flooring and building products, to textiles, food and medicine. The growing popularity of this extraordinary fabric can be attributed to it’s natural durability and the fact that it is also eco-friendly. Bamboo grows up to a metre in […]

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Caring for your silk

Hand or machine wash in warm water, max 30*C Use non – chemical soap or a mild hair shampoo Any alkali in water will be absorbed  in your silk; the silk will become duller, to bring back the shine, add 1 tsp. spoon of white vinegar to the rinse. DO NOT USE HOT WATER OVER 30*C. DO […]

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Benefits of silk

Silk is the most luxurious fabric and it has many benefits: it is breathable, it regulates your temperature by cooling when it is hot and warming when it is cold, it is perfect for people who suffer from excessive sweating. It is a non-irritant therefore good for sensitive and older skins, it promotes blood circulation, helps sufferers with […]

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