How to wash your photo blanket

Custom photo blanket of couple


Your beautiful custom photo blanket arrived and you fell in love with it. Not only was it super cozy and warm, but the photo looked stunning. You find yourself unable to let it go and constantly wrap yourself in it like a cocoon.

One day you go to grab your photo blanket and realize, this thing is filthy! Body oils, hair, dust, spills, crumbs, pets are all trying to ruin your perfect photo blanket.

It happens! Luckily, our personalized photo blankets are super easy to care for.

Here's how to clean your custom photo blanket:

1. Preparation - Gather your blanket and put it in the washing machine. Yes, our photo blankets are machine wash safe!

2. Machine Settings - Set your washing machine to a gentle cycle and use only cold water.

3. Wash Options - Your blanket can be cleaned with a small drop of mild detergent. Do not use Bleach.

4. Drying Options - After washing, hang your blanket up to dry or toss them in the dryer on a low cycle with low heat. High heat may cause your blanket to shrink or destroy the fibers.

5. For Tough Stains - Pre-treat tough stains with a small drop of mild dish soap for a few minutes and blot clean with a towel or cloth.


Washing photo blanket

What to avoid:

Caring for a custom photo blanket is simple, but here are some things to avoid.

  • Bleach
  • Too much soap or detergent
  • High dryer heat 
  • Constant direct sunlight
  • Ironing


How often should I wash my custom photo blanket?

Your blanket washing is up to your discretion, but we recommend for heavy use 1-2 times per month. For decorative blankets or for blankets that are not used everyday, we recommend washing every 3-6 months.