Archive | October, 2016

29 October 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Crisp, clean and professional.

That’s what you’re giving with a gift certificate from us. Your grateful recipient will enjoy expert dry cleaning and laundry with your compliments. We’ll create a certificate in any denomination, from stocking stuffer to magnificent. It’s a gift that’s always welcome. Article source: http://weeklytips.brightleafweb.com/?p=1224

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26 October 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Hang it right.

By now, you know that wire hangers are only good for temporary use. Invest in flat, thin hangers for shirts and blouses and wide-shoulder hangers for suits.  Allow about a quarter-inch breathing space between garments to avoid creasing, allow air circulation and keep everything looking crisp and fresh. And please, please don’t store anything in […]

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22 October 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Help us help you.

Be sure to let us know about spills and spots from white wine, fruit juice or soft drinks that may not be visible when dry. These invisible stains require special attention to prevent permanent discoloring. Mark stained areas with masking tape and we’ll give your garments the special attention they deserve. Article source: http://weeklytips.brightleafweb.com/?p=1220

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20 October 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Leather for fall.

Suede and leather garments are investments worth protecting. Wear a scarf to protect the collar from body oils and perspiration. Allow leather to air-dry away from heat if it gets wet. Store in a cool dry place, never in heat or humidity, and never, ever in a plastic bag. Our leather cleaning specialists can help […]

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18 October 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Necktie tips.

“A well-tied tie is the first serious step in life,” said poet Oscar Wilde, famous for “Living well is the best revenge.” Before your well-tied knot has a chance to help, be sure your tie is spotless. It’s another universal truth that the more expensive the tie, the more prone it is to stains from […]

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15 October 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Starch?

Starch can actually shorten the life of a shirt by reducing the fabric’s ability to bend, stretch and straighten and heavy starching reduces the tensile (resistance to tension) strength by 20-30%, according to DLI. The advantages of starching? Better whiteness, a crisper look and increased resistance to staining. Starched or not, we’ll keep your shirts and […]

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13 October 2016 ~ 0 Comments

High-tech cool.

Scientists at Stanford have invented a new fiber that not only lets perspiration evaporate quickly, but it also allows infrared body heat to escape. By allowing thermal radiation, air and water vapor to pass through clothing, the wearer can feel nearly 4 degrees (F) cooler, reducing the need for air conditioning. That’s cool! Article source: […]

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10 October 2016 ~ 0 Comments

We’re open

Our landline phone is out, but we’re in and here to help anyone. We can come to you and we’ll do anything to help. Call Anna 904 229-9887 Or drivers.  Crystal at 904 229-9888,  Robin at 904 629-2683 Or Gail at 904 629-2681  

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05 October 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Smarter clothes.

Wearable technology is still in the early days, and shirts that control temperature or pants that charge your phone are still in the planning stages. Fashion and technology are combining to create a few surprises — like comfortable stiletto heels of thermoplastic or Ralph Lauren’s $295 PoloTech shirt that monitors heart, breathing and balance. We’ll […]

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01 October 2016 ~ 0 Comments

The classic white button-down.

In crisp cotton or soft silk, the tailored shape of the shirt brings elegance to distressed denim or conservative suiting. Smart women rely on this true wear-anywhere closet staple for the office, a night out or a weekend stroll. Tuck it in or let it hang loose, you can’t go wrong with a white shirt. […]

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