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Cleaning and Waterproofing Raincoats

Millie Kwan - Tuesday, September 02, 2014

woman in raincoat with umbrellaRaincoats are multi-functional garments that can protect you from rain, wind and snow, keep you warm on cool days, and can even be worn with evening wear. They are indispensable in a Bostonian's wardrobe.

Raincoats come in a variety of fabrics including brushed cotton, water-repellent wool gabardines, blends of polyester and rayon, cotton and wool, and even coated velvets. The traditional yellow raincoat is no longer the norm as prints, plaids, vibrant colors, subdued colors, even combinations of designs and colors appear on the scene. In addition, raincoats today frequently sport trims of fur, suede, corduroy or other decorative fabrics.  Read More >>

Keeping Your Uggs Clean

Millie Kwan - Saturday, December 07, 2013

Ugg boots are typically made of twin-faced sheepskin with fleece on the inside. They are a popular item in our winter wardrobe and many celebrities have been spotted wearing Uggs. In wintry weather, Uggs often develop stains from the snow and slush we trudge through. Here are a few tips to help you keep your Uggs in tip-top shape.   Read More >>

How to Prevent and Treat Sweater Pilling

Millie Kwan - Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Do you find yourself unwilling to wear your favorite and most expensive sweaters because of pilling problems? Sweater pilling is unavoidable regardless of the quality or the cost of your sweater. With natural wool, this problem can turn out to be all the more challenging when compared to artificial fibers and acrylics. Here are some tips on sweater pilling that will help you prevent and treat this problem.   Read More >>

Cleaning Winter Gloves, Hats and Scarves

Millie Kwan - Tuesday, October 01, 2013

Q. How do you clean winter accessories, such as gloves, hats, and scarves?  Read More >>

Holiday Party Stains

Millie Kwan - Saturday, June 01, 2013
Removing Holiday Party Stains  Read More >>

How Do You Clean Cotton?

Ken Sarni - Tuesday, May 07, 2013
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