Author Archives: Larry

An Ike to Like, Again!

Her grandfather’s WWII Ike jacket was lying in the bottom of a trunk in her attic. While it was being aired out, the dog apparently didn’t like Ike as much. Or maybe more? At any rate, he had a bit … Continue reading

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It’s Spring Cleaning Time!

At Reweaving of Richmond we receive clothes for reweaving daily from all the major mail carriers — USPS, UPS, FedEx and DHL. It looks like a lot of you are spring cleaning! This is a great time to send us … Continue reading

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It’s Not Magic. We Swear.

Yes we can match patterns! It’s an art. Just not a dark art. So, solid or not, send us your cashmere, knits, woolens, merino, shetland, worsteds and we will restore the integrity of your sweaters, suits, trousers, sports coats, outerwear, … Continue reading

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Have You Checked Yet?

Formalwear season is upon us….

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Planning for the Season’s End

Just a quick reminder to dry clean your woolens and knitwear before putting it away for the warmer months. And, if you’re planning to store your garments in a cedar chest, don’t forget to give the wood a light sanding … Continue reading

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It’s Time

While your Fall and Winter garments have rested, the moths and carpet beetles have been busy. It’s Time: Inspect your sweaters for the upcoming season; Move the fall and winter weight wools, cashmeres, tweeds, and camel hair (you get the idea) … Continue reading

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Wallet, Watch… Reweaving

It happens to the best of us. Your wallet wears a hole in your back pocket, or you catch your watch on your trouser pocket once too often. Moths aren’t responsible for all the damage we repair at Reweaving of … Continue reading

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Sweater Weather and the Natural Enemy of Wool: Moths

What a lovely, cool, brisk, and bright day we’re having in Central Virginia. So lovely that I chose to wear one of my favorite sweaters for the first time this season. Which is when I discovered one of two holes … Continue reading

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Heading Off Another Kind of Brexit!

A funny story for you. I purchased this sweater in Harrod’s in London in the late 1970’s after an all-night flight from New York. I don’t remember what the exact exchange rate was at the time, but it was about … Continue reading

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No! Thank You

It is rare that a business gets a hand-written thank you. We at Reweaving sincerely appreciate your business. I couldn’t believe it! Couldn’t even tell (if I didn’t already know) where it had been rewoven. Amazing!

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