We all love our suits and why not, it is the thing which gives a perfect look in meetings, offices and parties. Our suit witnesses many unforgettable moments of our lives. Suits are important garment in our lives, so they need proper care and maintenance. Unknowingly we don’t take good care of our suit and that’s why it loses its impressive look and fitting. We should always use a suit brush after every use to keep our suit in its best condition. We should use the brush downw
We all want to keep our clothes longer. Sometimes we don’t wear them because they need minor repair and a little repair can give a new life to our clothes. No matter how big the repair your clothes need, our proficient tailors provide best service. Our tailors are highly experienced and can work on all types of fabrics. They are expert in all types of tailoring service from a minor securing of button to complete re-styling of the dress. We Farthings have been providing perfec
Jacket is an essential garment in winter. Jacket not only provides warmth but also a nice look. A good jacket lasts for decades if cared properly. We spend good amount of money on buying a good jacket and don’t want to damage it by washing in a wrong way. Some of our jackets can be washed in machine at home while others are for dry clean only. Washing instructions are generally written on the care labels provided inside. We must follow the care label instructions for appropri
Velvet clothes always give royal look. In fact, it’s been known as fabric of royalty. During old time, blue velvet was exclusively for French king and his family. Velvet is a luxury fabric liked by everyone especially ladies. Now days crushed velvet is also in vogue. Velvet dresses give a royal look with a cosy feel in winter. Velvet is either rayon or silk or a mixture of both. Sometimes, it is cotton or polyester but when it is cotton or polyester, we use another term: velv
After long summer holidays, school are about to open again. Children are excited to go back to school and play with their friends. Our kids do many activities and art & craft work at School, so it is obvious that their uniform get stains and dirt. Sometimes school uniform needs repair and alteration as well. We all prefer to get it repaired instead of buying new one for our growing kids. Our children had loads of fun during last term and the school uniform was neglected over
Like our day to day clothes and bedding our upholstery needs cleaning. The clean upholstery makes our house fresh, cheerful and sparkling. When we do not clean our upholstery for a long time, it gets a lot of dirt, dust, allergens, bad smell and pet dander etc. Dirty upholstery gives birth to many bacteria which can be very dangerous for our health. Uncleaned upholstery also holds odour of food stains, mold, dirt, pet hair and pet urine etc. The regular cleaning of upholstery
When weather starts getting warmer, we find our overcoats, jackets, jumpers and other woollen clothes useless and we need to keep them safe for next winter. Packing and storing our winter clothes makes plenty of space for decorating our summer closet. It is always recommended to clean our winter attires before storing them for the next season. Dirty and stains clothes attract insects and moths and can damage other clothes which can lead to deep regret. Dry cleaning before sto
The clothes are one of the necessities of our lives. Our clothes make our look so proper cleaning and maintenance of clothes is very important. We should follow the washing instructions written on the care labels on our clothes. Some of our clothes require dry cleaning while others need gentle cleaning with mild chemicals. Dry cleaning, is a cleaning method that utilises organic solvents (water is not involved) to clean our clothes and thus far handled by only professionals w
There are three basic needs of life, i.e., food, clothes and house. Clothes are integral part of our life. Our clothing depicts our look and thinking. For keep looking good, we need proper maintenance of our clothes. We all should take great care of favourite dresses and suits, which we want to wear again and again. We cannot wash all our clothes with water along a mixture of detergent and conditioners at home. For those clothes we need dry cleaning. Dry cleaning reduces the
Animal skins are best insulator since ancient times. Early humans were using thick furry hides of animals like hairy mammoths, bears, deer, musk oxen and other mammals to keep themselves warm and dry. In the modern era, leather dresses become a fashion. They not only look good but also provide warmth. We all have a deep affection with our leather dresses and don’t want to retire any of them very soon. Leather dresses need extra care and maintenance. Unlike other clothes we ca
The ski-season, which we have been waiting for so long, has finally arrived, as snow has started to occupy its place in various skiing resorts across Europe and northern parts of the UK. Yes friends, it’s an impeccable time to gear up for an adventurous skiing activity. Let your soul set free to glide on snow-covered slopes and hills. Hey! But in such an excitement don’t forget to ready your waterproof clothing and other accessories, such as hand gloves, neck-wears etc. If yo
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Being a human being, our love ❤️ for our favourite clothes is not hidden. However, each one of us has gone through those moments when we have to make a very difficult decision of not trying our favourite dress or jeans just because it needs a minor alteration or repair. Now you can leave all your worry with us. You can get your clothes