Our blackout curtains are soft and heavy-duty and constructed with innovative fabric. It is highly durable and soft to the touch comparing to the lower quality curtains that are stiff and look like a shower curtain. Blackout curtains are versatile for everyone: late sleepers, shift workers, seniors, Infants & parents, students, computer operators etc... Our curtains are machine washable and dry-able. We recommend machine wash cold with like colors. Use only non-chlorine bleach when needed. For drying, use, tumble dry low and warm iron as needed.