All KANIA pieces are pre washed and pre shrunk to ensure the best fit and wearability. So go ahead live in your piece! If it get's dirty, just wash it! Simple! Cold water with like colours is the best. It is dryer friendly but if you have the time lay it flat to dry. All colours are colour locked to hold vibrancy but as cotton is a natural material 2-5% colour fade can happen over time. KANIA is designed to be timeless take good care of your piece and it will last a lifetime! Proudly designed and manufactured in Canada.