Mascot Cleaning
 Mascots Maintenance

Proper cleaning mascot and maintenance is vital to prolong the life of your mascot costumes. In addition to offering our cleaning and mascot repair service, this page is designed to help you with some tips on how to care for your mascots after each use.

 

Mascot Cleaning

 NOTE: Dry cleaning mascot costume is not recommended. The chemicals used in the dry cleaning process may damage certain components of the mascot costumes

1.         Foam head, body and feet have to be cleaned by hand or with a wet vac, damp cloth, clean any spots on the mascot. portable stain removers, such as shout wipes, are handy for small stain emergencies, the sooner any stain is treated, the easier it will come out.

2.         Machine wash the mascot outfits only with one layer, in WARM water with mild laundry detergent on a gentle cycle.

3.         Tumble dry the mascots on a NO or LOW HEAT dryer setting only. The fabric of the mascot costumes can be damaged if the dryer settings are too hot. Hanging the costume to dry in a well ventilated area is another option.

4.         Lightly brush any fleece areas. Be sure to be extremely careful not to damage the fibers.

5.         Brush out the fur areas with a brush

 

 Mascot Storage

After each use, wipe out the inside mascot head with a cloth and warm soapy water to keep the head clean and fresh. Do not use perfumes or deodorants on the mascot costumes. These substances can damage or discolor the mascot materials and irritate other mascot wearer with allergies or sensitivities.

1.         Store the mascot costumes in a clean and well ventilated room.

2.         Allow the costume to air out between performances.

3.         Place the head in a position that puts the least amount of stress on its shape, the neck opening.

4.         Hang or neatly fold the body components. Place the feet on their soles separate from the other components.

Online service

Skype: ariscotumes sales@arismascots.com