This Strizie Bear Teether is eco friendly and handmade with love in Chicago by the amazing Dayanara Garcia. She uses cotton linen, salvaged fabrics and trim. The Strizie Bear may be spot cleaned. For machine wash please remove the wooden ring and put the doll in a pillow case. Please use cold cycle only and hang to dry. Attach the wooden ring again and your Strizie Bear Teether will look Bearig again;) The wooden teether is non-toxic and naturally anti-microbial. It is ultra-smooth, extra sanded down and hand sealed with 100% organic beeswax and 100% organic coconut oil blend. Made in USA and CPSIA certified compliant. The wooden ring can be wiped clean with a damp cloth, soap and water.