The iconic Hermès Birkin bag was created in 1984 but it wasn’t an immediate hit: it only really took off in the late ’90s, at the dawn of the It-bag era. Since then, it has become one of the most desired items in – almost – every woman’s list. According to Baghunter, a luxury retail company, in the last 35 … Continued
Many thanks to Mahjuba Levine for announcing the launch of Garde Robe California. “I am often working in closets with limited space and amazed at what people can fit into these spaces. Garde Robe will be the future in how we store and take care of our cherished wardrobe.” Read more here.
We were happy to be featured on InsideHook as one of the services recommended for the gentlemen who travels in style. Read the story here.
“For any trendsetter, who is in constant pursuit of the latest fashions, having somewhere to store all their fab finds is crucial. With Garde Robe, a luxury wardrobe storage, organization and valet company, you can now have endless closet space and a personal wardrobe valet at your disposal.” Thanks Christina Stewart from JustLuxe for the article … Continued
Savvy fashion companies find ways to trim expenses without sacrificing quality and ingenuity. However, in some cases proper preservation of past years’ collections and archives gets squeezed out in an effort to appease the bean counters. Don’t let it happen to your precious collections! In case you need reminding, your archives are sacred, one-of-a-kind, invaluable, … Continued
Thanks to our friends from the Los Angeles Times for the amazing story on Garde Robe West. “Trying to stay well-dressed is hard work, especially when you open your closet door and out tumbles an avalanche of wire hangers, stilettos and a precariously placed box that clocks you in the head. Wouldn’t it be wonderful to … Continued
Some trends may seem ephemeral but many will often re-emerge, years later, as if copied from the past or as a modern interpretation. Historically, innovative fads have been recycled and ever more speedily as our 21st century fashion system continues to exponentially increase its pace. From the revival of Greco-Roman draping with the Empire dresses … Continued
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