The stiffness of the fabric from the fresh paint will soften after a few wears and continue to soften with age.
Extra care should be taken in order to preserve the paint, for best results:
Simply hand wash or spot wash in cold water, using gentle detergent, with gentle hand agitation.
Nempire products are not machine washable.
Do not soak, wring or twist.
Do not dry clean, use fabric softener, or bleach.