Whether you buy Herve Leger dresses on Sale in Australia, overseas or even Herve Leger replicas, the following guide can help you to clean and maintain your beloved Herve Leger cocktail dress, bandage dress and skirts.
How to store Herve Leger and BCBG clothes?
Herve Leger and BCBG suggest that skirts and dresses are ideally stored by laying them flat (stack atop each other) in an oversize drawer or dresser chest. As this method might not suite everyone’s situation, it is recommended that hanging the Herve Leger and BCBG apparel is better than folding and storing them as this might create unnecessary creasing. When hanging your Herve Leger and BCBG apparel ensure that you leave plenty of space between other items in your wardrobe to avoid pressing, crumpling and creasing which might affect the shape of the dress.
How to clean Herve Leger and BCBG clothes?
Herve Leger care label tag advises that all dresses and skirts be professionally dry cleaned. If you are concerned as your dress and or skirt contain sequins and beads we suggest you find a professional dry cleaner who uses ‘green earth’, a new solvent that does not harm beads or sequins. Most dry cleaners and speciality wedding dress cleaners may require you to sign a waiver form, removing their accountability of damaged caused to beaded or sequin dresses during their cleaning process, this is common practice in the dry cleaning industry. To overcome this; ensure you select a reputable and experienced Dry cleaner.
How to clean Herve Leger and BCBG clothes myself?
Both Herve Leger and BCBG are made of the same materials (rayon, nylon and spandex), if you wish you clean your garments yourself BCBG care label tag suggest setting your washer to a delicate/gentle cycle using cold water and non-chlorine bleach only when needed. Following which you may tumble dry on low/cool and iron if needed. But stress for best results dry cleaning is preferred.
You may also choose to hand wash you’re Herve Leger and BCBG items using cold water. If so you should never pull or wring your dress or skirt as Herve Leger and BCBG dresses and skirts comprise of two types of Rayon one of which has a low wet strength, meaning whilst the fabric is wet it cannot tolerate too much stress.
How to spot clean my Herve Leger and BCBG clothes?
Wet only the culprit area and apply a pinch of high quality detergent (hand soap will also work), rub against the area needed and rinse out. Then blot the area with a towel and lay flat to dry. It is advised that you do not wring or pull the fabric.