How to Identify Leather

How do you go about recognizing this widely used and imitated material? With the growing market of impressive faux-leather alternatives such as viscose based leather, it's softness and similarity to the real thing means it's getting harder to tell the difference. Photo by Martin Pu00e9chy on But what methods can you apply to figure [...]

How to Identify Wool

Like me, you might be the kind of person who enjoys sifting through thrift stores looking for nice clothes. And now that fall is approaching, you might be searching for anything with wool in it. Photo by Kaboompics .com on You may even be gifted with a vintage knit that's lovely and warm, but [...]

Better Than Ironing Your Clothes?

Looking after your clothes should be a priority when maintaining its appearance. There are many ways to look after your clothes effectively, starting from making sure they smell fresh, washing them often to keep them clean and hygienic, allowing them to rest so they don't wear out too quickly, and keeping them crease-free by ironing [...]