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Dark Spots on Shirt Collars

THE PROBLEM. The collar points, or tips, have small dark spots. WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE. The collar points are stained with a darker color on colored shirts and yellow or grey on lighter colored shirts. WHAT CAUSED THIS STAIN? An adhesive is applied to the fabric and the interfacing, during manufacturing, to stabilize and shape […]

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Oxford Cloth Damage

Why Does This Happen: OXFORD CLOTH DAMAGE? THE PROBLEM. Oxford cloth is a type of shirt fabric weave and is very popular, but the durability of this fabric has limitations. The yarn is thin and breaks easily and random small holes often appear in the fabric. WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE? The hole will often start […]

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