Le Blog — garment care

Why You Should Take Care of Your Clothes

Robyn Hobbs

Tags garment care, laundry, sustainable fashion

Why You Should Take Care of Your Clothes
Sustainable fashion starts in your choices, closet and laundry. 🧺

How to Depill Your Sweater

Robyn Hobbs

Tags depill your sweater, garment care, sustainable fashion

How to Depill Your Sweater

Taking care of your clothing is part of sustainable fashion. Treating them well will help them last. I use the Gleener, an awesome Candian company we carry at Le Prix, to carefully remove fluff and pills.     Bring your wardrobe, linens and upholstery back to life with this $20 tool. 3 fabric-friendly edges (and an uber-handy lint brush) remove pilling, lint and pet hair from virtually all fabrics.    


Do This #1 Thing to Make Your Clothes Last Longer

Do This #1 Thing to Make Your Clothes Last Longer

☝️ Garment care is essential.✌️ So is time off. This photo was from my last vacation to Split, Croatia in August. This pretty view was from our kitchen where I hung my laundry (because travelling with a capsule wardrobe means washing while you're away). Air drying is better for the environment (saves electricity obviously and minimizes your carbon footprint #climatecrisis ), and helps keep your clothes in great condition, lasting longer, saving resources and reducing textile waste. As for downtime, taking time to have a break from work is amazing for you as a person, friend, family and worker. You'll be happier, healthier, more...