Welcome to the world of silk, where luxury meets delicacy.

Whether it's a stunning silk dress or a cherished blouse, maintaining the pristine allure of silk involves a delicate dance, especially when faced with the challenge of oil stains. Fear not! We've curated a comprehensive guide to help you navigate the nuances of cleaning and caring for your beloved silk garments.

Removing Oil Stains from Silk

Silk and oil can be a tricky combination, but armed with the right techniques, you can bid farewell to stubborn stains. We dive into three effective methods, from a detergent-based approach to a quick soak and scrub method, ensuring your silk remains as flawless as the day you bought it.

Washing Oil-Stained Silk

Discover silk-friendly alternatives for washing, including the gentleness of baby laundry detergent and the surprising efficacy of shampoo. We also explore the option of specialized silk lotion for a spa day for your garments.

Tips and Tricks for Spotless Silk

Unlock the secrets to tackling oil stains with everyday items like toothpaste or alcohol. From a warm saltwater soak to the magic of talcum powder, these tips will become your go-to solutions for maintaining impeccable silk.

Precautions for Preserving Silk's Splendour 

Silk demands a certain level of finesse in care. Learn the art of choosing the right water temperature, the magic of mild detergents, and why a short soaking time is key. Plus, discover the importance of gentle washing techniques and a finishing touch with acetic acid water.


Your journey into the world of silk doesn't end with your purchase; it's an ongoing love affair that deserves careful attention. With our guide, you're equipped to not only remove oil stains like a pro but also to enhance the longevity and beauty of your silk wardrobe. Because when it comes to silk, every moment is an opportunity to revel in elegance.

Dive into the Silk Symphony: Explore our range of luxurious silk garments at Maimie London and embrace the art of refined living.