Daily Archives: October 25, 2012

Care & Cleaning of Woolens (Suits): Part 2

Wool lends itself to easy “spot cleaning” without washing the whole item. In the old days, wool suits received little sponge baths (focused on soiled areas) in between full-scale cleanings.  Women would also get their tea pots boiling furiously and … Continue reading

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