Guides to caring for objectsTiaki kohinga, tiaki taonga
Learn how to look after your treasured items, with easy-to-follow advice from our experts.
How to care for textiles and kākahu (Māori cloaks)
Textiles that are made from plant material, often harakeke (flax), or animal material such as wool, feathers, or hair usually require careful attention. Find out about prolonging the life of your treasured textiles and clothing by storing and treating them appropriately.