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Don’t Try This At Home: Fur Care & Fur Storage – Part 2

May 15, 2015

I am still thanking my fur garments for keeping me warm during the bone chilling temperatures we experienced this last winter. Fur remained a fashion staple in Kansas City this past fashion season and is growing in popularity. Keep your furs in tip top shape by giving them professional fur care during the off season.…

Don’t Try This at Home: Fur Care & Fur Storage – Part 1

April 27, 2015

If you have been following the Fall 2015-Winter 2016 fashion runways, you know that fur is definitely here to stay! This being the case, it crucial that you implement a professional fur care regime, to extend their longevity and to ensure your furs are up to the job of keeping you warm season after season.…

Fur Vest Fashion

October 17, 2014

Fur vests are a must have for today’s fashion trend.  A great addition to your wardrobe; so versatile, the fur vest will accentuate any outfit.  With a variety of colors and designs available, you can easily find one that fits your style.  The fur vest is perfect to wear in the early spring, fall and…

Insure Your Fur Coat

August 7, 2014

Fur coats are often valuable, and whether you have recently purchased one or have had it for many years, it might not be covered by your home insurance. You should understand how important it is to insure your fur coat with the proper insurance. Before you insure your fur coat you will want to have…

Choosing a Furrier

July 30, 2014

Whether you’re searching for the perfect fur garment to add to your wardrobe or you were given your mother’s fur coat as a family heirloom, choose a furrier with experience for your timeless treasures. Look for a furrier who carries a large selection of quality furs. A furrier who will assist you in selecting a…

Leather Cleaning and Care

July 23, 2014

Leather jackets are stylish and an essential addition to every wardrobe.  Once you have a leather jacket you love, you will want to take proper care of it.  Genuine suede and leather garments require special leather cleaning and care techniques to keep them feeling comfortable and looking their best for many years to come. Professional…

Shearling Care and Cleaning

July 16, 2014

A shearling coat or jacket is made from sheep or lambskin. Traditionally the leather side is sueded with the soft wool fur worn on the inside. Durable yet lightweight the shearling offers warmth, style and practicality. Shearling care is not as difficult as you might think. Follow a few simple rules to keep your luxurious…

Fur Care Tips

April 25, 2014

Your luxury fur coat is designed to be worn and enjoyed. These fur care tips will help you protect your fur garment from being unnecessarily weakened or damaged. Fur Care Tip #1- Cleaning & Storage Much like anything of value, a beautiful fur needs to be well maintained. When you are done wearing your fur…

Fur Restyling

April 24, 2014

We all would love to change a few things in our wardrobe, especially those garments we just don’t wear anymore. A dated fur is a treasure that can be restyled into something new that you will love and wear often. Fur is incredibly durable and when well taken care of will last for decades. Fur…

Fur Storage

April 15, 2014

Professional Fur Storage Storing your luxury fur with Alaskan Fur when you are done wearing it for the season will extend the life of your garments. As soon as the weather turns warm, preserve your furs by placing them in a fur storage vault where the air temperature is chilled and the humidity is controlled.…

Fur Coat Cleaning

March 28, 2014

Alaskan Fur, your Authorized Furcare Specialist.   To extend the life of your fur it is very important to have your fur coats cleaned annually. To keep your fur coat looking it’s best, it needs be cleaned by a professional fur cleaner, not a drycleaner. Even if you don’t wear your luxury fur coat often…

Fur Coats Are Hot During Cold Weather

September 18, 2013

Not quite ready to reach into the back of the closet for that long winter coat? A fashionable fur vest is a perfect alternative to a full-length coat when the weather is cool but not so chilly that you worry about your arms getting cold. Slip a fur vest over a light jacket or a…

Genuine Fur is an Investment in Luxury

July 8, 2013

Fur is a fashion statement. At the same time, fur is also warm, luxurious, and captivating. Fur is worn on the runways in New York and Paris and seen as a prized addition to any contemporary wardrobe. It has been said before that not every fur coat is a full-length mink coat. With so many…

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