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Your Wedding Dress, to Preserve or Not to Preserve

What determines if you should preserve your wedding dress after cleaning? If you want to store your dress for more than one year, we at Jeeves recommend that you preserve your dress after it has been cleaned. If you are planning on selling your wedding dress, cleaning only is fine. Have a specialty dry cleaning company, such as Jeeves, clean your most important dress is critical. The dry cleaner closest may not have the experience to take care of your wedding dress properly. If you are keeping...

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Backstage Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, 2018 NYC

For the seventh year running, Jeeves worked the annual show – the greatest fashion show in the world. True to its name, the details of the event remain a closely guarded secret until the week before the event. The shows organizers strive to maintain perfection in the looks that are shown and Jeeves is on hand to make sure. Jeeves takes care of the cleaning of any item that is not perfect before it goes down the runway. From fabric wings, gloves, costumes and boots, Jeeves is backstage t...

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Jeeves Goes To Downton Abbey

Jeeves received a call a few weeks ago to assist with the cleaning of the costumes for Downton Abbey; The Exhibition. As the costumes are one-of-a-kind, irreplaceable, and in some cases antique, Jeeves set up a workroom at the exhibit space to clean each item by hand. For over five days, Managing Director, Jerry Pozniak, cared for, and hand cleaned, 46 costumes for the exhibit. From Lady Edith's second wedding dress, which was constructed of 100 year old lace to Lord Grantham's Hunting regalia,...

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The Seven Stages of Dry Cleaning


Our customers trust us to care for their clothes and household textiles. To ensure the same exacting quality standards and meticulous attention to detail is given to every garment that comes through our doors, Jeeves New York has developed the Seven Stages of Garment Care. Click on each of the stages below to find out more about the care your favorite piece will enjoy.


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Detailing

Garments are thoroughly inspected and prepared for cleaning. This including measuring from blocking when required, button or ornamental protection or removal, surface and structural surveying, evaluating for serviceability, and more.

2.

Stain removal

Performed by professionals using proven traditional and the most advanced modern techniques and drawing from Jeeves’ 40 years of experience in treating specialist textiles.

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Cleaning

Our expert team will consider the material, construction and detailing of each garment before recommending the most appropriate treatment, including dry cleaning, laundering or hand cleaning.  Should your item require dry cleaning, you can be assured that we will not treat your garment with harsh, toxic chemicals. Jeeves of New York offers two types of environmentally friendly dry cleaning - HydroCarbon and Wet Cleaning. Regardless of the type of cleaning your item requires, Jeeves will employ the the finest technology, extensive classification and only the purest and greenest of cleaning methods.

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Hand Finishing

Pressers of the highest standard individually finish your garment to your specific requirements.

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Minor Repairs

Jeeves attends to loose hems, open seams, loose buttons, missing buttons, etc., so your garment is returned to you looking its very best.

6.

Inspection

Each garment is formally inspected with a keen eye individually and again at order completion to assure that we have provided the finest in craftsmanship and attended to your preferences.

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Packaging

Most garments are individually protected with a poly robe. We make extensive use of tissue, custom hangers and specially designed bags and boxes in order to ensure your garments’ safe return to your wardrobe. As a Royal Warrant holder and environmentally responsible organization, you can rest assured that we do takes steps to minimize the packaging in areas where quality standards will not be compromised and that we undertake to recycle and minimize waste wherever possible.