How To Remove Mildew Stains From Silk
Silk generally should be dry cleaned. Always follow garment label instructions when pretreating and laundering your clothes. For colored garments, test an inside seam for colorfastness.
If the garment is washable, launder stain with Purex® detergent, 20 Mule Team Borax, and bleach if recommended for garment. If stain remains, sponge stain with hydrogen peroxide and relaunder. Dry in sunlight. Avoid cleaning silk with laundry products containing enzymes. Note: Some badly mildewed fabrics may be damaged beyone repair. If dry clean only, take it to the dry cleaner for stain removal.