You might wonder why do you want to buy your silk products from BASK?
Are you ready? 👇
We use BASK™ fabric for all our silk pillowcases, silk scrunchies/hair ties and silk sleep masks. All the BASK™ fabric is OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 Certified and our product class is Product class I: Articles for babies and toddlers. (The highest and safest level of product class)
The Standard 100 tests check for prohibited azo dyes, formaldehyde, nickel etc, and other chemicals that are harmful to human, and this check includes threads, buttons, zippers and linings used.
So, you can rest assured that products that passed the stringent check of STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX® is free of harmful substances. It stands for customer confidence and high product safety.
For the silk fabric to be qualified as Product Class 1, the textile (every thread, button and other accessories, need to be tested for harmful substances and meet the most stringent criteria) so that the product will be safe for more intensive the skin contact of a textile product for even babies and young toddlers.
Pay extra attention to this, mummies or soon-to-be mummies. As a mummy ourselves, we understand how important this is. 🙌
Product class I: Articles for babies and toddlers
Product class II: Articles with direct contact to the skin
Product class III: Articles without direct contact to the skin
Product class IV: Home textiles
Our unique formulas and our signature charmeuse weave for BASK™ fabric perfected pure mulberry silk with ultimate shine, softness and durability.
Our BASK™ silk fabric is
✔️ Incredibly soft. Imagine fluid buttery feel on your facial skin and hand when you touch it
✔️ Impeccably shiny and ravishing with our unique sheen. Sits nicely and on point in your bedroom, on your wrist, on your hair...
✔️ Exceptionally smooth. Non-grainy looking, unlike other silk fabric
✔️ Our unique weave that makes the silk fabric not easily snagged.For example, our silk fabric is not easily snagged by fingernails, unlike other flimsy silk fabric, that's mean no more heart ache when you accidentally scratched your pillowcase
Check out our current colour swatches💋 , we've taken great pains to test and develop gorgeous hues that will blow your mind
We use 6A grade raw silk for our BASK™ silk fabric production.
6A Grade silk is the longest silk fiber. The long strand is one of the important factors that makes the silk fabric much more luxurious looking, shiny and durable.
A comparison between BASK™ Pearl White Silk Pillowcase and silk pillowcase fabric from other brands.
As you can see, BASK™ silk is non-grainy, has incredibly smooth fabric surface and it also features unique luxurious sheen/shine even under normal lighting.
A close up on the craftsmanship for our world-class 22 momme black silk pillowcase.
A close up on our navy silk hair ties. Could you spot the sewing edge at the connection?
For all our silk scrunchies and silk hair ties, a very generous amount of BASK™ silk fabric is used to create plenty of gorgeous folds in such a small hair ties.
The elastane we used is imported elastane that is highly elastic and highly durable to ensure it provides just the right amount of hold without being too tight or too loose.
(long story, to be continued...) ☺️