Posts Tagged ‘fashion’

Ashley Williams for LG

November 17th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
"My collections always take inspiration from past decades and the style in which clothes are constructed and then put together by their owner. Searching through vintage stores is a great way for me to hone my creativity and discover different cuts and shapes that I can then reflect back in a contemporary way. This has led to me having an extensive vintage wardrobe. Clothes that having been loved by someone else, are now loved and enjoyed by me. With vintage, you never worry about turning up to anywhere in the same dress as someone else as so many clothes are...
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Ashley Williams for LG : Top Tips for SS15

September 29th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
This season we have been working together to develop the ‘Ashley Williams for LG’ garment care bag - thus delivering a full garment care solution for your favourite outfits, from laundry basket to it’s next outing. While we were with Ashley Williams, she gave us a taste of her Spring Summer ’15 collection with an exclusive video of her top five fashion tips for the season. See how you should be layering your clothes, and colours you should be wearing (NB a Dark Wash and Delicates programme will be required!). To enjoy your fashions for longer, care for what...
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LG’s Fashion Giveaway

September 16th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
High fashion deserves high quality garment care, which is why London Fashion Week puts it’s faith in LG’s Steam Team, to deliver the best and fastest clean amid the chaos of the catwalk dressing room. But garment care is not just for fashion week. We believe that every item of every wardrobe deserves to be treated with the utmost care. It is this belief that drives our innovative washing technologies. To celebrate LG’s on going partnership with London Fashion Week we’re rewarding our customers with £30-£100 worth of shopping vouchers to spend on the clothes they love at selected Top Fashion outlets. On top...
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LG partners with fashion designer, Ashley Williams to help you ‘Care For What You Wear’ this Fashion Week

September 12th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
With more than 600,000 people estimated to have spoiled a staggering nine items in just 12 months, LG have partnered with rising fashion designer, Ashley Williams to promote garment care this season. Using one of Ashley Williams’ bespoke Ashley Williams for LG Garment Carriers, our aim is to encourage Brits to take more consideration when caring for their couture and promote the value of investing in and maintaining a future-proof wardrobe, over the trend for throw-away fashion. Your best frocks can travel in style to your next engagement, without fears of catching sequins and embellishments with other items packed together...
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London Fashion Week with Annie Bean

February 21st, 2014 by Annie Bean
Once again I was at London Fashion Week for the latest collections from the designers for AW14, and once again I was collaborating with LG to review not only one, but four top designers showcasing at the BFC Somerset House catwalk. The first one on my list was the very expressive arts collections from the students at Central Saint Martins. Every London Fashion Week we get the chance to experience the potential talent of the future from the popular Fashion Design course at Central Saint Martins. A course that boasts a gifted catalogue of alumni including the likes...
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Care for what you wear – LG’s unique 6 Motion Technology

May 23rd, 2013 by LG Blog UK
It's time to rotate back to your summer wardrobe (cue the brights and florals) and shelve the winter woollies for a few months! Care for your staple summer dresses with LG's choice of six motions, with drum movements suited specifically to different fabrics. Mirroring the actions of pre-machine washing years, our six motions ensure the best option is available for washing your variety of garments, see them in action here… For your light and less durable clothes, perhaps with a detailed finish, LG 6 Motion machines can perform a Silent Wash. This takes on a rolling motion, where laundry is rolled below...
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Guest Blog: Holly Fulton

March 21st, 2013 by LG Blog UK
As the official Garment Care Supplier for London Fashion Week, it’s only natural that LG Home Appliances looks to support London’s up and coming designers along with their fabulous pieces, and we love Holly Fulton’s new trends for Autumn / Winter 2013. LG know how to keep garments looking fresh from the catwalk, wash after wash, and are confident that our technology is the best for cleaning deep in to your clothes and keeping them in pristine condition! LG TrueSteam™ technology offers improved performance, as steam particles are 1600 times smaller than water, allowing them to penetrate right into the fabric and...
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LG Laundry Care : Stain Removal

December 15th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
STAIN REMOVAL Stains happen, and let’s face it we aren’t always equipped to deal with them. The best “tool” is knowing how to treat different types of stains. Some respond better to cold water, others to hot. Always check the care label first and pretest stain removal products. If the item is dry clean only, blot the excess stain and take to the cleaners within 24-48 hours of the stain. Pretreat stains Here are some general tips for pretreating stains: Allow the pretreating liquid to sit on the stain for five minutes. That way the chemistry in the detergent will have a chance to...
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December 1st, 2012 by LG Blog UK
WASHING YOUR TRAINERS Most shoe manufactures discourage machine washing trainers. Detergents and the machine’s agitation may damage many leathers and adhesives. But then, there are still some that can take machine washing. The key to successful trainer cleaning is the shoe itself. First, see if there are care instructions inside your shoe. If so, follow those instructions. If not, use a specially designated cleaning kit for athletic shoes. Kits are most effective on leather and nylon uppers, foam midsoles and liners and inserts. When in doubt, follow the kit instructions. Here are some basic instructions for cleaning most canvas and nylon trainers: 1. Remove...
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LG Laundry Care : Jeans

November 24th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
LG LAUNDRY CARE Get a quick overview of how to get your clothes clean without racking up huge dry-cleaning bills. Denim: Prewashed vs. unwashed There are two general categories of denim blue jeans: prewashed and unwashed denim. Prewashed denim, also known as preshrunk or distressed denim, is achieved through bleaching or several mechanical treatments like stonewashes, sandblasting and scraping. Unwashed denim is stronger and most durable but is also much stiffer. Reducing fading and shrinkage in Prewashed Denim Even if your jeans are prewashed, they can still fade and shrink over time, especially if you do not follow the care label instructions. There are certain precautions...
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