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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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How Do You Clean Crepe?

Ken Sarni - Wednesday, April 24, 2013
  • Due to its fiber composition, most crepe garments are “Dryclean Only.”
  • Crepe is extremely susceptible to shrinkage when exposed to moisture. This is especially true for crepes that contain wool, silk, or rayon. Home stain removal on crepe garments may also result in localized shrinkage.
  • If the care label says it is safe to wash the garment, use cool water, rinse thoroughly, and extract lightly. Air dry. Do not tumble dry.
  • Finishing usually requires blocking the fabric to get it back to its original shape.
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