Your designer handbag had the look, quality, and features you wanted and needed when you purchased it, but sadly it is starting to show some wear. Given the investment, the last thing you should do is attempt to freshen it up at home or take it to a business that doesn't’t specialize handbag cleaning and repairs. That’s where Shores Fine Fabricare comes in; since 1948, we’ve been serving our customer’s needs including handbag cleaning and purse repairs. We even specialize in difficult fabrics including leather and suede handbags and purses.
We learned years ago that there’s no ‘one size fits all’ approach when it comes to caring for any item – everyday clothing, wedding gowns, and purses. So, when a customer drops off or mails in a handbag, we ask them to describe, in detail, the issues they are having. In addition, we do an individual assessment on every single handbag to determine both the issues and the best course of treatment to return the handbag to its former beauty. Here’s a sampling of common issues we see and resolve with:
But don’t just take our word for it, check out these before and after photos.
Here are a few things you can do to keep your handbag or purse looking like new.
If your handbag is looking less than stellar these days, drop it by one of our three locations. We’ll be glad to help return it to the masterpiece you first fell in love with.