Gurus’ secrets for keeping your vintage fresh and real

“Check the tags for ‘made in [country]’ and make sure collars are stain free. Fake stuff usually comes from different countries of origin.”
J.son Tang from Filthy
“When washing jeans, turn them inside out and scrub only the inside of the jeans. Never scrub the exterior. Use a mild detergent to wash—shampoo works great. Finally, dry under the hot sun inside out to kill any germs or bacteria that might reside.”
Chang from The Attic
“Look for something that has been looked after and holds its shape. If it looks fake, don’t buy it. Don’t forget the tags—if it looks old then it should be real.”
Phil Gallagher from