Archive | June, 2012

27 June 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Cotton for grownups

Cotton is not just for kids anymore – it is making a comeback in a serious way – but be careful when attempting to clean those special pieces at home, even when the label tells you home cleaning is OK.  Natural fibers are prone to losing color over time, and special designs and styles require […]

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22 June 2012 ~ 0 Comments

“Mommy Dearest” was right, no wire hangers

Did you know 3.5 billion wire hangers end up in landfills every year? When your closet gets overwhelmed, resist the urge to toss wire hangers into the trash or recycling – return them to us.  We can reuse them or recycle the steel to greatly reduce carbon impact.  Help us sustain the Earth while you […]

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15 June 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Wild prints for summer

Want to make a wilder impact this summer? Animal prints are pouncing into the summer scene. Combine them with the metallic flairs of this past holiday season and step out in style day, night, and poolside.  Michael Kor’s “Afriluxe” summer styles (http://goo.gl/ZQeXm) combine all of these wild-inspired fashions and can be found at high-end retailers […]

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06 June 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Packed to go

Travel plans for summer, big or small?  Here are a few tips to make you look great at any destination. Use plastic dry cleaning bags like tissue paper when you pack. Tuck the bags between your folded clothes to reduce wrinkling. They’re great to wrap around shoes, too. Let us package your garments for travel, […]

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02 June 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Flag care

I’m going to bet that a number of you hung American Flags this past weekend. Washing Your Flag Like most clothing, and items made of fabric, regular washings will prolong the life of your flag. Most outdoor flags are now made of polyester or nylon, meaning they are more durable than cotton and can be […]

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