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Is it safe to dry clean my Swarovski crystals?

October 29th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Q: Is it safe to dry clean my Swarovski crystals?

A: For most clear and regular-colored crystals, it is fine to dry clean. However, avoid dry cleaning AB finishes or other special finishes.

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2 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Cindy Lietz, Polymer Clay Tutor // Nov 10, 2008 at 5:25 pm

    Good to know! Is there a problem hand washing beads with an AB finish?

  • 2 Artbeads.com // Nov 13, 2008 at 8:52 am

    The AB finish is very durable but can be damaged by harsh abrasives. We recommend first trying water and a soft cloth to dry. If it’s still not clean enough then you can use a mild detergent.

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