Wool - Other Storage
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People have worn wool for thousands of years, especially in women's sweaters. Numerous types of wool exist, so there are many different ways to care for the fabric. In general, wool is meant to be dry cleaned. However, in many cases it can also be hand washed. Brushing, stain removal and proper storage are also important aspects of wool sweater care.
Wool blankets are among the most durable and desirable of all bedding. They're soft, warm and very difficult to stain or damage. Even a heavily soiled wool blanket can be easily cleaned with a brush, so washing should be done only a couple of times annually. Never use harsh chemicals on wool blankets, as this will cause the wool to degrade. Look below to learn how to clean wool blankets.
Nothing is cozier than snuggling up under a wool blanket on a cold winter night. But when you need to clean and store those blankets duting warmer weather, you may not be sure what to do. Caring for wool blankets isn't hard. Just follow these tips to keep yours looking great, year after year.
Wool coats are a stylish choice for keeping away the chill of winter. Although care for wool coats is different from coats of many other materials, it is not difficult or time consuming. In addition, unlike coats of less durable fabrics, such as cotton or nylon, these coats can last for many years. Good care for and wool coats simply means following a few rules (which are generally the same for all wool garments) for cleaning and storing.
You love the look and feel of your cashmere sweaters and you want to preserve the softness of the sweaters. Cashmere is a delicate wool knit that requires special handling and care to preserve the integrity of the fabric. Since cashmere sweaters can snag, absorb odors and attract dirt and stains relatively easily, it's important to clean and care for cashmere sweaters with mild cleaning products and find ways to protect this fine fabric. Follow these steps to care for cashmere sweaters.
The covering you put on your bed can affect the style of your bedroom as well as your comfort when you're sleeping. If you're trying to choose between a comforter and a bedspread, consider the differences between the two. The features of one may make it more appealing to you over the other.
When you have a few women's suits in your closet, you'll always have something easy, versatile, and impressive to wear. If you're not sure how to buy suits that will add so much to your wardrobe, then this buying guide is for you. Here's how to buy the women's suits that are flattering, that fit your style, and that are perfect for every occasion.
As one of the few accessories for men, neckties get a lot of attention. Ties complete a suit, show respect in a formal setting, add color to an outfit, and make excellent gifts. This buying guide has tips on buying men's neckwear for yourself or for a gift, tying and wearing ties properly, and keeping your ties looking great.