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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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

29 May 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Knot a good idea

Did Earth Day make an impact?  Are you looking for an easy way to reduce, reuse and recycle?  Use your dry cleaning plastic bags instead of buying garbage bags at home. Tie the end in a knot and not only save money, but reduce the impact on the environment.  Most green dry cleaners use bags […]

22 May 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Make room for spring and summer

For most of the country, snow and rain have been replaced by sunny skies and fresh grass – make room in your closet for bright new spring additions by packing up bulky outerwear, ski clothes and wet weather gear.  Want an easy way to store them for next season?  Ask us to fold your garments […]

16 May 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Cool colors launch the season

Are metallic winter fashions overpowered for your look? Spring usually brings up images of pink and purple blossoms, but for 2012 the must-have colors are mint green and icy blue paired with neutral accessories. Mix and match cool colors with soft textured accessories – you will be sure to turn heads with every step. Article […]

09 May 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Too much fun at the dinner table?

Are your table linens suffering from spring’s brightly colored cakes, eggs, candy or crafts projects? It’s always best to trust the professionals – DIY stain removal can cause more harm than good when dealing with even the dyes used in our favorite family activities – Instead, bring the boo-boos to us right away, and let […]

09 May 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Too much fun at the dinner table?

Are your table linens suffering from spring’s brightly colored cakes, eggs, candy or crafts projects? It’s always best to trust the professionals – DIY stain removal can cause more harm than good when dealing with even the dyes used in our favorite family activities – Instead, bring the boo-boos to us right away, and let […]

05 May 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Household checklist

Now that you’ve “exorcised” the deadbeats in your closet, here’s a household checklist! Carpet Inspect carpets for smudges and stains. Small spots can usually be removed with a dab of a carpet cleaner (on a toothbrush or Q-tip). Be sure to “flush” the area with fresh water, and then blot dry with a clean towel. […]