A stitch in time: how to care for clothes on the go

From a stain remover pen to the right type of hanger, fashion insiders share their tips and tricks on looking polished – fast

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Two weeks ago Australia’s fashion set descended on Sydney for fashion week and, despite the impracticalities of travel and busy schedules, there was not a creased skirt, stained shirt or dropped hem in sight.

From the outside it might seem as though this is because editors, stylists and designers only wear the latest collections (read: new clothes). But while some gifting and loaning of samples does occur, the reality of working in the industry is not quite so glamorous – or generous.

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