coat was originally
designed as part of the military uniforms and dates as far back as the
After the war, men who went home brought with them the trench coats and
eventually became a fashionable item for both men and women.
Red Trench Coat, a man's classic with a womanly twist. Always a good
coat could be used in
almost any season therefore, it is a good investment. You could make
trench coat last for a long time. For the maintenance of this
here are some tips we round up just for you.
Weatherproofing – There are trench coats
that has already been
weatherproofed, you can check it in the label. But if your trench coat
been weatherproofed before, you should really consider it to avoid rain
from drenching your trench coat. Some dry cleaners can do a good
weatherproofing on coats but avoid too much dry cleaning for your coat.
could wear off the original weatherproofing material.
Labels – The best way to care for coat is
usually found on the
label, if not, check what material your trench coat is made of then
what is the best way to treat that material. The usual treatment for
coat include dry clean, machine wash, iron and mostly, no bleach.
Belt – When taking your trench coat for
cleaning, make sure that
the belt comes with it. Having them cleaned together is a way to avoid
and the belt from having mismatching colors.
Storage – After wearing it for the whole
season, have it cleaned
first before storing it. Put it inside a sealed bag or better, vacuum
bag. Before sealing the bag, you can put some moth balls in it too to
insects. Now your trench coat could survive much longer.