How to wash a teddy bear at home?

Teddy bears are soft toys that must be handled with care. If one wishes to wash them at home, first of all, it has to be done gently using a mild liquid wash.

Steps To Wash Teddy Bear at Home

  1. Fill half a bucket of running tap water.2. Add 1 cup of mild liquid detergent like Safewash, Ezee in the bucket and give it a gentle swirling motion with your hand.

  2. Soak the dirty teddy bear for about 30 minutes.

  3. After 30 minutes, remove the teddy from water and soak in another bucket of clean running water.

  4. Repeat the dipping of a teddy bear in another batch of clean water.

  5. Dry it under a shade and never hang it with a plastic clip. Rather place it on a tablecloth on the floor.

  6. Keep changing its side from front to back so that it gets evenly dried up.

  7. Use a hair comb to arrange its fur.

Do's and Don'ts

  • Do not fill the bucket with cold water. Also, do not add lukewarm or hot water either.
  • Never add shampoo or any other soap or harsh detergent to wash teddy bear.

  • Do not soak the teddy bear for a long duration.
  • Do not allow direct sunlight to be in contact with the wet teddy bear.
  • Do not give a vigorous swirl or do not pluck the fur with fingers at all.
  • Use a wide-toothed comb first to arrange the fur, and then use a narrow toothed cob to give it a finished look.