Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

Simple Tips for Flood-Damaged Clothes

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma, we thought now would be an especially important opportunity to discuss the issue of flood-damaged fabrics. The threat of hurricanes and flooding may be ever-present, but thankfully, there are some simple ways to clean mildew and prevent mold from flood-damaged fabrics. We’ve restored fire and water damaged homes and clothing for nearly 30 years, […]

Easy Tips for Care & Cleaning of Cashmere

This time of year, we see a lot of cashmere garments at Meurice. Cashmere is among the most luxurious varieties of wool, and it’s not just for sweaters: cashmere is perfect for everything scarves to socks! Because cashmere clothing is a significant investment, it’s worth taking taking the time to care for it properly. Fortunately, […]

Sell Your Wedding Gown: Five Easy Tips

Trends in the wedding industry come and go with every season, but it seems a growing trade in pre-worn wedding gowns is here to stay. Wedding dresses were once considered untouchable – an heirloom to be treasured and preserved for future generations. However, a growing number of brides have discovered that unloading their gown after […]

Garment Care Tips For Lani

After sending over some questions from my clients to styling and organization consultant extraordinaire Lani Inlander, Lani had a few garment care questions of her own. They’re very timely as we head into summer, so I thought I’d post them up for all to see. 1.How do I keep my summery whites white? Sometimes they yellow. […]

A Style And Organization Q&A With Lani Inlander

Recently, we asked our clients at Meurice what questions they had for Lani Inlander, a styling and organization consultant. Lani helps men and women find the clothing and accessories they feel most stylish and confident in, and also helps tame closets to ensure you’ll never be stuck again without anything to wear. We’ve selected our […]

Winter Shoe Care Offer At Meurice

Don’t let your shoes be a winter casualty. This time of year, I see a lot of shoes that fall victim to foul weather. It’s critical to clean and waterproof fine shoes before they see snow or salt, and we’re not out of the figurative woods this winter yet. That’s why we’re offering a three […]

Must Know Stroller Cleaning Tips

Team Meurice has heard from a lot of clients this summer with sticky, sandy strollers in need of cleaning. No one wants to push their kid in a pram filled with stale Cheerios, but it’s not always easy to clean all the crannies of today’s high-powered buggies. There may be more moving parts in a […]

How to Clean Three Types of Shoes

As we come toward the end of summer, there are a lot of seasonal shoes out in the city in need of some freshening up. Most people notice shoes first when meeting someone new, so it’s vital to keep them looking their best.  Fortunately, cleaning shoes isn’t as difficult as it may seem at first […]

Top Five Tips for Tailoring Appointments

It’s been said that clothes make the man, and there’s no doubt alterations that make the clothing. At Meurice, we see clients who look sharper in fitted outfits from H&M than those with ill-tailored attire off the shelf at Armani. Yet, for those who have never had alterations made to their garments, the process can […]

Spring Time Is Near, Meurice’s Guide To Cotton

Brief History Of Cotton In celebration of Punxsutawney Phil, the world’s most famous groundhog predicting an early spring for 2011, I have decided to write about springtime’s most desirable fabric, cotton!