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What’s Up With Broken Buttons?

What’s Up With Broken Buttons?

“Why does dry cleaning seem to break shirt buttons?” It’s a common question. Many people with jobs that have professional dress codes usually take their wear-to-the-office garments to their neighborhood dry cleaner. So, it might seem as if it’s the dry cleaner’s...

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Saying Goodbye To The Stains Of Summer

Saying Goodbye To The Stains Of Summer

We’ve made it through the hottest days, and the kids are back in school. Time to cross another summer off the list. Well, not so fast. Take a closer look at all those summer clothes before you store them away until next year. Are they ready for a long winter’s nap?...

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When It Comes to Certain Stains – Timing is Everything

When It Comes to Certain Stains – Timing is Everything

“Just leave the stain where it is,” said no one, ever. When stains happen, we want them removed. The problem with most stains, though, is that they happen at inconvenient times. Often, a stain on a garment destined for the dry cleaner is going to have to sit there and...

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Please Donate Your Used Coats To Kids In Need This Winter!

Please Donate Your Used Coats To Kids In Need This Winter!

Wayzata Home Laundry is proud to be participating in the Holy Rosary Coat Drive with the St. Bartholomew Catholic Faith Community and their sister parish, Holy Rosary in South Minneapolis. Wayzata Home Laundry is a donation collection station for this important...

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Coming Clean On What To Do About Your Jeans

Coming Clean On What To Do About Your Jeans

Many of us live in our jeans when we’re not at the office. Some of us are lucky enough to work where jeans are a part of the dress code. We love our jeans, but they can cause us distress. Nobody seems to agree on the best way to clean them. Sure, the rugged denim...

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Dry Clean Only: Which Fabrics Really Need This Care And Why

Dry Clean Only: Which Fabrics Really Need This Care And Why

It’s not collusion. It just seems that way. You purchase an expensive garment, and you’ll keep investing in it because the cleaning instructions say, “Dry Clean Only.” Often, this is because of the fabric from which the garment is made, or because of details – like...

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Gentlemen Are You Folding Your Pocket Square Correctly?

Gentlemen Are You Folding Your Pocket Square Correctly?

If your job requires you to wear a suit – or even if you just enjoy the look – you know that a pocket square tucked in the coat’s breast jacket completes the look. But where did that colorful accessory come from, anyway? Fashion historians trace it all the way back to...

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