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Preserving Wedding Memories

You carefully planned your wedding. Then you spent hours trying on dresses, finally finding the perfect gown. Once the day is over it is important to care for your beautiful dress in the proper manner to either preserve it as a keepsake, or perhaps to share with your own daughter to wear on her wedding […]

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Wicked good dry cleaners. Massachusetts Lapels Dry Cleaning stores earn WickedLocal Readers Choice honors

Green and clean. For the past 14 years, that formula has attracted thousands of customers to Lapels Dry Cleaning stores across Massachusetts. That combination, as well as superior customer service and a customer appreciation program, has not only earned the loyalty of Lapels Customers, but their vote in the most recent Wicked Local’s Readers Choice […]

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Caring for Linen & Silk

Caring for Linen Linen is washable, but it can shrink if it has not been pre-shrunk by the manufacturer. Always check the care label attached to the garment before laundering. If machine washing linens, use warm water and a short, gentle cycle. Separate colors before washing. Many linens may bleed. Dry linen garments on a […]

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The Future of Dry Cleaning comes to Richmond. Lapels Dry Cleaning opens at 9107 FM 723 Road, Richmond.

Lapels Dry Cleaning, an innovative, environmentally friendly dry cleaning company headquartered in Hanover, Massachusetts, recently opened a full-service, environmentally friendly dry cleaning satellite store at 9107 FM 723 Rd, Richmond, Texas on June 10. “We’re extremely excited to bring a sustainable, non-toxic way of dry cleaning clothes to Richmond,” said Komal Patel, the owner of […]

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BIG CHECK FOR BIG BROTHER BIG SISTER

Lapels Dry Cleaning holds a clothing drive every year to benefit Big Brother Big Sister. This year’s drive took in a record amount of clothing from Lapels customers—16,093 pounds to be precise. The clothing will be sold through a variety of channels– consignment shops, flea markets and online portals—with proceeds benefiting fund mentoring programs for […]

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Caring for Swimwear

Summer is finally here and for most of us that means cooling off in the ocean, lake or pool. Use caution when applying sunblock and suntan lotion. Many of these products contain dyes and oils that can stain clothing and swimwear. When applying for use with clothing, allow the lotion to dry as much as […]

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The Future of Dry Cleaning comes to Beverly Hills. Lapels Dry Cleaning to open on June 17 at 31255-B Southfield Road, Beverly Hills, MI

Lapels Dry Cleaning, an innovative, environmentally friendly dry cleaning company headquartered in Hanover, Massachusetts, will open a full-service, environmentally friendly dry cleaning store at 31255-B Southfield Road, Beverly Hills, MI on June 17. “We’re extremely excited to bring a sustainable, non-toxic way of dry cleaning clothes to yet another community in the greater Detroit metropolitan […]

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The Future of Dry Cleaning comes to Katy. Lapels Dry Cleaning to open on June 3 at 5102 FM 1463, Katy, TX

Lapels Dry Cleaning, an innovative, environmentally friendly dry cleaning company headquartered in Hanover, Massachusetts, will open a full-service, environmentally friendly dry cleaning plant at 5102 FM 1463, Katy on June 3. “We’re extremely excited to bring a sustainable, non-toxic way of dry cleaning clothes to Katy,” said Komal Patel, the owner of Lapels Dry Cleaning […]

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Summer Clothes Care

Summer Weather Garment Care

Antiperspirant Potential Problem:  Build-up from deodorant and antiperspirant products can cause fiber damage and yellowing.  Blue and green on silk and wool are particularly prone.  Aluminum chloride can weaken fibers in cotton, linen, rayon, and some synthetic blends, leaving holes during cleaning. Clothing Care:  Follow the manufacturer’s instructions for application. Avoid overuse and allow antiperspirant/deodorant […]

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The Future of Dry Cleaning comes to Somerville. Lapels Dry Cleaning to open on May 8 at 103 West Main Street, Somerville, NJ

Lapels Dry Cleaning, an innovative, environmentally friendly dry cleaning company headquartered in Hanover, Massachusetts, will open a full-service, environmentally friendly dry cleaning plant at 103 West Main Street, Somerville, NJ on May 8. “We’re extremely excited to bring a sustainable, non-toxic way of dry cleaning clothes to Somerville,” said Frank Grampone, the owner of Lapels […]

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