Polyester Guide - Care and Application

Polyester pillowcases are a great choice if you are looking for a durable and easy-care material. Polyester is robust, resistant to stains and discoloration and retains its shape even after many washes. In this guide you will find all the important information about caring for and cleaning your polyester pillowcases.

Care and application

  • Use a pillowcase to protect your pillows and keep them clean. This extends the life of your cushions and makes cleaning easier.
  • Fluff your pillows daily to keep them in shape and add volume.
  • Avoid contact with sharp or coarse surfaces to avoid wear and tear.
  • Store your pillowcases in a dry and ventilated place to avoid mold growth.


  • Polyester pillowcases should be washed on a gentle cycle with cold or lukewarm water. Do not use hot water as this may damage the material.
  • Use a mild detergent suitable for polyester and avoid harsh bleach or fabric softeners.
  • Make sure your pillowcases are completely placed in the washing machine to avoid deformation.
  • Avoid washing polyester pillowcases with other materials, especially those that may stain.
  • Allow your pillowcases to air dry and avoid the dryer as this can damage the material.
  • If you want to iron your pillowcases, use a low temperature and iron from the inside of the cover.

More information

  • Polyester pillowcases can contain static electricity. To avoid this, you can add a dryer ball or dryer sheet when washing them in the washing machine.
  • Avoid direct sunlight on your pillowcases as this can fade and damage the material.
  • If you have stains on your pillowcases, treat them as quickly as possible. Use a mild detergent and gently work out the stain with a sponge or brush.
  • If you have pets, pet hair can get stuck on polyester pillowcases. Use a lint roller or clothes brush to remove them.


By following these tips, you can ensure that your polyester pillowcases last and look great. Caring for and cleaning polyester is simple and straightforward, so you can always look forward to clean and comfortable pillows.