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Caring for Your Clothes

So you've spent time, money and effort putting your stylish wardrobe together, but what do you do after you spill spaghetti sauce on your new outfit? I'll provide the best tips and resources on caring for clothes and keeping them looking like new.
  1. Stain Removal Ideas

Poll: How Often Do You Wash Your Jeans?
I started asking various guys about their laundering habits. In doing so, I learned many guys don't was their designer or expensive jeans often or at all, whether they are raw denim or not. So I am curious, how often do you wash your jeans?

Niagara Fabric Finish Spray Review
Niagra Fabric Finish Spray review

How To Make Your Clothes Last Longer
Saving money and spending it only on necessary items is what most people I know are doing these days. This is a prudent thing to do no matter what the state of the economy might be. And properly caring for your clothes and making sure they last longer is one way cut costs out of your budget. You only need to do a few simple things to prolong the life of your clothes.

Caring For and Storing Suits
How do I take care of my suits so that they last a long time?

The Dilemma of Professionally Laundering Cotton Shirts
Is it safe to take my nice cotton dress shirts to be professionally laundered?

Frequency of Dry-Cleaning Clothes
How often should I dry-clean my clothes?

Dry-Cleaning Winter or Summer Clothes Before Storing
Should I have my winter or summer clothes dry-cleaned at the end of the season or before I wear them again?

Removing the Wrinkles from Your Cotton Suits
How do you keep a cotton suit from looking wrinkled all of the time? I don't want to pay for dry-cleaning every time I wear one.

How to Remove Laundry Stains with Vinegar
Vinegar makes stain removal a snap. Learn how to treat 16 of your toughest laundry stains with white vinegar and a bit of elbow grease.

Shine Your Shoes In 5 Easy Steps
There's nothing like stepping out in a squeaky clean pair of shoes and making a great first impression both at the office and after hours.

Article: Simple Tips On Caring for Clothes
Fine Living not only offers practical advice and but also offers advice on how to make the most of your time while doing your chores.

Article: Fabric Care
Fabrics.net is a sourcing, referral and information site directed at fabrics and fabric related items. This particular article breaks down the various fabric care techniques. You will want to read this.

Article: How to Protect Suede From Stains
While stains on suede do not necessarily spell disaster, preventive care is the best way to keep your delicate suede items looking fabulous.

What Those Fabric Care Symbols Mean
Ever wonder what those fabric care symbols on the tags of your clothes actually mean? Use this chart to find out.

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