At 2nd Take, we know how important it is to keep your second-hand and Vintage Fashion items in excellent shape. There are many fabrics that require special care and treatment in order to keep them looking great. We have put together a comprehensive guide to keep your Vintage Fashion looking brand new and fresh.

 

2nd Take Vintage Fashion and clothing Care Tips

Second-hand clothing and Vintage Fashion Care tips for all materials

At 2nd Take, we deal with second-hand clothing and know how important it is to keep your second-hand and Vintage Fashion items in excellent shape. There are many fabrics that require special care and treatment in order to keep them looking great. We have put together a comprehensive guide to keep your Vintage Fashion looking brand new and fresh.

                                        2nd Take Vintage Fashion Clothing Care tips

Second-hand clothing Care tips for Wool

Wool is lovely to wear, but not always so easy to take care of! Wool is a fantastic fabric to keep warm in winter as well as for those nippy spring and autumn days, where you need that extra bit of cover.  Good wool garments generally are expensive and we havve great tips for you to make sure that you can wear your woolen favourites for more than one season. Even though our second-hand clothes are in perfect condition when you buy them, your wool Vintage Fashion will get dirty and you’ll need to clean them.

Learn how to care for your wool clothes

 

Second-hand clothing Care tips for Silk

The next Vintage Fashion care tips are about one of the most luxurious fabrics – silk! Silk is one of the oldest textile and one of the strongest natural fibers. Its repute is that of a luxury, exclusive, graceful and elegant fabric and it stands for versatility and comfort. Silk became a sought-after textile commodity after the Chinese learnt to process silk worm cocoons. However the silk production process eventually became mainstream and was easily accessible. Silk is a strong natural fibre, and it’s smooth feel has social connotations of wealth, comfort and luxury. Garments which have been made of silk usually flow easily over the body and retain their shape.  Silk is now loved and enjoyed everywhere around the world, in new or Vintage Fashion.

Learn how to care for your silk clothes

 

Vintage Fashion Care tips for Cotton

We also take a look at an old time classic – Cotton. Comfortable, durable, versatile and long lasting if cared for correctly. Let 2nd Take help you care for your cotton clothing items. 

Learn how to care for your cotton clothes

 

Second-hand clothing Care tips for Leather and Suede

Are you having trouble caring for your Leather and Suede clothes? We show you a few ways to treat your beloved leather treasures! 

Learn how to care for your leather clothes

Learn how to care for your suede clothes

 

2nd Take is the largest and leading consignment second-hand clothing retail Franchise Group in South Africa with boutique shops in Cape Town and Pretoria, as well as a convenient online shopping option.

2nd Take stocks exclusive designer brands and high street labels, often not available for purchase anywhere else in South Africa. For information on our unique and outstanding designer second-hand clothes, please send your e-mail to info@2ndtake.co.za.

For more information on our low risk Franchise Options, to request our 2nd Take Franchise Disclosure Document or to apply for one of our low cost Franchises, please send your e-mail to franchise@2ndtake.co.za and we will call you back.

2nd Take is a member of FASA, the Franchise Association of South Africa.