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Jul 7th, 2023
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A 101 to Cleaning Stuffed Animals


Introducing the ultimate guide to keeping your beloved stuffed animals clean and cuddly! Whether they’re cherished companions or decorative pieces, proper cleaning is key to maintaining their freshness and hygiene. In this blog, we’ll walk you through the step-by-step process of cleaning stuffed animals, from spot cleaning to machine washing, and ensure they come out looking as good as new. So, get ready to give your fuzzy friends the spa treatment they deserve. Let’s dive in and discover the secrets to effective stuffed animal cleaning, but first!

Step 1: Read the Label

Check the care instructions on the stuffed animal’s label. Some may be machine washable, while others require hand washing or spot cleaning.

  • Washing
  • Bleaching
  • Ironing
  • Drying
  • Additional Symbols

Step 2: Spot Cleaning

If the stuffed animal is not machine washable or has delicate parts, start by spot cleaning. Take a clean cloth or sponge, dampen it with mild detergent or a mixture of water and vinegar, and gently scrub the surface of the toy. Pay attention to any stains or soiled areas.

After spot cleaning, use a clean, damp cloth to wipe away any residue.

Step 3: Machine Washing

For machine-washable stuffed animals, follow these steps:
a. Place the stuffed animal in a pillowcase or mesh laundry bag to protect it during the washing process.
b. Set the washing machine to a gentle cycle with cold water.
c. Use a mild detergent that is free of bleach and harsh chemicals. Avoid using fabric softeners, as they may leave a residue on the toy.
d. Start the wash cycle, and once it is finished, remove the stuffed animal from the pillowcase or laundry bag.

Step 4: Drying

Proper drying is crucial to prevent mold or mildew growth. Squeeze out any excess water gently without wringing or twisting the stuffed animal. Use a towel to pat dry the toy and remove as much moisture as possible. Air-drying is the safest method. Place the stuffed animal in a well-ventilated area away from direct sunlight or heat sources. You can also hang it on a clothesline or lay it flat on a clean towel.

Make sure the stuffed animal is completely dry before returning it to regular use.

Step 5: Brushing and Grooming

After the stuffed animal is dry, you can fluff it up and restore its appearance by gently brushing its fur with a soft brush or comb.

Now you have all the tools to give your adorable stuffed animals a refreshing makeover! By following these simple steps, you can keep them huggable, clean, and ready for countless snuggles and playtime adventures. Remember, a little love and care go a long way in preserving the charm and longevity of these fluffy companions.

Purchase the perfect stuffed plushie!

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Nov 17th, 2022
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Best Friend Gift Ideas


Meaningful Friendship Gift Ideas for Your Best Friend

No matter what your friend’s love language is, gift-giving can be a thoughtful way to show them how much you appreciate them. Especially during the holiday season! If your friend is an ‘IT’ girl, a material girl, and/or a girly girl, then this list of girly things will provide you with several best friend gift ideas.

Cat Paw House Slippers

Cat paw house slippers gift idea for cat lover friend
Cat Slippers

Starting off strong, we have a gift idea that is both adorable and practical! These Cat Paw House Slippers will warm your friend’s feet (and their heart),  even if they are not cat lovers. And if your friend is a cat owner, we are sure they will love you even more for gifting them a gift that celebrates their love for cats.

Ice-Globe Facial Massager

Ice globe face massager gift for your best friends who love skin care products
Facial Massager

If your friend is obsessed with skincare then this is THE gift! Give them this Ice-Globe Facial Massager and your friend (and their skin) will love you to the moon and back. One can never have too many skincare products! Tip – Include a face mask that they can enjoy before or after using the massager, for an extra dose of self-care.

Furry Ear Muffs

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Plush Ear Muffs

This pair of Furry Ear Muffs is a stylish gift for your fashionable friend. An accessory that is both fashionable and practical? Totally a “kill two birds with one stone” moment. We are sure your friend will rock this accessory during the Fall and Winter months.

Colorful Cookies Jigsaw Puzzle

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Jigsaw Puzzle Gift Ideas

Are you looking for fun girly things to do together? If so, this Colorful Cookies Jigsaw Puzzle is a simple bonding activity for you and your friends to work on while chatting the night away!

Pink Boba Plushie

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Cute Plushie Gift

If your friend has a soft spot for collecting plushies, giving them this adorable Pink Boba Plushie will be a great way to show them your support for their collecting habit. Even if your friend isn’t a plushie collector, gifting them this plushie will help add something cozy and friendly to their home.

Strawberry Shaped Water Bottle

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Girly Water Bottle

Our final cute, yet functional, girly thing to gift would be this Strawberry Shaped Water Bottle. You can use it for iced-coffees, matcha lattes, teas, and many other cold beverages! This is the perfect water bottle for encouraging your friend to stay hydrated (and perhaps caffeinated) in a cute way.

Hope you found this list of best friend gift ideas useful. Happy shopping!🛒🛍

Further Reading

If you’re looking for a gift guide for dog owners, read our blog here!🐶🐾

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