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2016 Trend Update: Satin

As much as we love a giant coat in the winter, we are not completely ready to let go of summer yet! Satins made a huge comeback this year and there is a good reason why: the fabric is lightweight and luxurious in its simplicity. […]

The Professional Perils Of Being A Tailor

The Daily Beast (http://www NULL.thedailybeast NULL.com/) recently had a stellar (albeit it rather bleak) piece delving into why tailor extraordinaire Rory Duffy struggles to make a living, despite the fact that he is a well-acknowledged master of his craft (http://www NULL.thedailybeast NULL.com/articles/2016/07/14/rory-duffy-is-new-york-city-s-finest-tailor-and-yet-he-can-t-make-a-decent-living NULL.html). While we […]

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Tailoring: Going Way Beyond Suits

Are you ready for a bit of very unsurprising news? Because we have some for you. We are really into tailoring (which is why it is one (https://jeevesny NULL.com/services/repairs-and-alterations/) of the many services that we offer (https://jeevesny NULL.com/services/)). While we have mentioned how vital tailoring is […]

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Tailoring Makes All the Difference

So you just ordered something online and it doesn’t fit you like it does the model (most wont), but before you slap the return label on your new item; pause.  Most sizing issues can be solved with the help of a tailor. Here’s a guide to […]

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Buttons And Your Dry Cleaner

  Standard buttons on button up shirts (http://jeevesny NULL.com/services/menswear-cleaning-and-restorations-nyc/mens-shirt-cleaning) should not have any issues when entering the dry cleaning processes (http://jeevesny NULL.com/services/dry-cleaning-new-york-city). But those that are made of natural materials, for example, shell and bone, may chip, crack or break. Non luxury dry-cleaners often do not […]

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When Jeans Rip, Does That Mean They Have To R.I.P?

Denim, one of the worlds most popular items of clothing for its style, function and fit, unbeknownst to most, is a product of weaving cotton warp. The weave of the material is what contributes to its durability. Available in all different colors and styles, once people […]

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A Random #FBF…The “Heyday of Haute Couture”

The proverbial #FBF has us nostalgic for times of the past. When fashion was not consumed by the masses and haute couture was truly for the consumption by the upper echelons of society; even just visually, as gowns were viewed at invitation only shows in […]

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#TBT…Throwback Thursday-A look at Jeeves from Past to Present

  Jeeves, founded in London in 1969, catered to London’s well to do. Adopting the name of P.G. wodehouse’s iconic butler character, the brand was founded on many of the principles that butler’s had with their employers. Known for being the consumate gentleman’s gentleman, the […]

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New York Fashion Week Tips!

We’ve been helping some of our TOP clients get #NYFW ready for the last two weeks, and thought it would be helpful to share two top tips for standing out amongst the worlds most fashionable crowds. 1.Alterations, Alterations, Alterations! Clothes are ALL about the fit. […]

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The Best Jeeves New York Services for Father’s Day!

Father’s Day is fast approaching, and many people are left wondering what gift to get the fathers in their lives, that will be both thoughtful and show appreciation for all that they do for them. And per usual, Jeeves has the perfect solution. A gift […]

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Watch Jeeves on ABC’s 20/20 Friday March 7th 2014 at 10pm EST!

  Jeeves New York will be featured on tomorrow’s episode of ABC’s 20/20 (http://abcnews NULL.go NULL.com/Business/busted-dry-cleaning-myths-wrong/story?id=22785180), as the ‘Rolls Royce’ of the dry cleaning business. Jeeves goes above and beyond to ensure that the utmost care and attention is given to our clients wardrobes, often […]

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Does Your Dry Cleaner Have an APP? Jeeves NY Does!

The new Jeeves App is up and running on Google Play for Android and the App store for iPhone users! Simply search “Jeeves NY” on either platform, and our app will pop up. The Jeeves app allows our clients to “Schedule a Pick-Up” and/or “Ask a Question” regarding their wardrobes. “Same day pick-ups” will be […]