Our thanks to Hannah Tattersall from the Financial Review for the great story on Garde Robe Australia. “IAS Fine Art Logistics has been handling, transporting and storing valuable works of art in Australia for almost 30 years. Used by museums and institutions in the first instance, in recent years a noticeable change has been the … Continued
Overflowing closets are a common problem for the fashion set with so many seasons of shopping, space-consuming winter wear, an explosion of accessories… the picture is very clear. This was a problem that had to be solved by stale air storage places, expanding closets or even keeping half of the wardrobe at the summer home until Garde … Continued
We had a great time browsing the various vendors at the Manhattan Vintage clothing show last Friday. This called to mind for us the trickier task of caring for older garments. For those who love incorporating vintage pieces in to your wardrobes: * use padded hangers if hanging your pieces to store them * some … Continued
We were trilled to participate in a Q&A with Teri Agins from the Wall Street Journal. To learn more about how to properly store your clothes and keep the moths away, click here.
In honor of National Handbag Day, we’ve compiled a list of the most-frequently-asked questions about handbag care. Find below the answers by Chuck Horst, President of Garde Robe West. Q:: Is there anything I should do to a suede purse before I use it? A:: The best thing you can do to a new suede handbag is to … Continued
After painstakingly searching for the perfect pair of wedding day shoes, the bride-to-be can complete her look, but how will she preserve that memory? Yesterday’s event Wedding Soles at Vanessa Noel was an opportunity for Garde Robe to bring to light the issue of archiving these treasured pieces after the big day. Here are some … Continued
So, you had the wedding of your dreams. Now, how do you go about protecting your precious wedding gown and keeping it in pristine condition? These “best practices” are for long-term storage (decades), and that the dress will remain in ideal condition should its owner wish it to be worn by another family member and/or passed down to future … Continued