The secret to long lasting children’s clothing

The secret to long lasting children’s clothing

Blue shirt for boys and pink shirt for girls is no longer the only option for children’s clothes. The variety of clothes available today is huge and they are just as stylish (and as expensive) as adult sizes. While the clothing for children has changed, kids are still...
Waterproofing your snow gear with fabric protection

Waterproofing your snow gear with fabric protection

Staying dry in your snow gear Snow holidays are a vacation of a special kind. Romantic notions of sipping wine by the fireplace, skiing bluebird days. Fast forward to 3 days in, your dreams have come crashing down when the only thing the fire place has been used for...
Waterproofing your hiking & camping gear

Waterproofing your hiking & camping gear

Waterproof your adventures  Whether you’re a seasoned hiker or dutifully joining a long weekend camping trip with your significant other, you know that there is never a guarantee for perfect weather conditions. Rain can strike at any time and every good scout knows...
Winter coats: waterproofing & care

Winter coats: waterproofing & care

Shorter days, extra blankets, winter has well and truly set in. The upside to this sometimes bleak time of year? It’s the season for winter coats. Floor length wool, (faux) fur lined hoods, maybe it’s leather, whatever your style winter is the time to show off your...
How to keep your suede shoes looking new for longer

How to keep your suede shoes looking new for longer

Wanting to get your hands on a pair of suede shoes but wondering if the high maintenance fabric is worth the bother? It sure is. Made from the fuzzy underside of a leather hide, suede’s luxurious feel and beautiful finish make this a popular material for shoes and...
Extending the life of your leather items

Extending the life of your leather items

When it comes to adding a new piece to your wardrobe, you can’t go wrong with leather (sorry vegan friends). Versatile and durable, leather is a true classic that is always in style. Quality leather products can be pricey but with the proper protection and care, your...