Clothing care tips to make clothes last

I’m of the school of believing your clothing is an investment and that proper care can keep your “investment” looking it’s best giving you a great ROI. ROI? Well actually I’m talking about a much lower cost per wear…the measure of your wardrobe’s value. Although it’s a law that manufacturers must include a care label on all garments, here are a few tips and tricks to help your clothes look great and last longer. Dry clean your clothes less often than you think they may need it. Dry cleaning is quite hard on clothes and shortens their life. If a [..] read more

Steam Away Stress

A topic that has come up a lot lately with clients and friends is clothing maintenance. The very best piece of advice I can give is that your clothes don’t need to be dry cleaned nearly as often as you think. Too frequent dry cleaning will destroy your clothes, not to mention the expense and hassle of the dry cleaner. The very best tool for maintaining your clothing is a Jiffy Steamer. Certainly blouses may need to be cleaned after each wearing, but business slacks, skirts, and jackets do not. After wearing these items, check them for spots, and then [..] read more