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Silk Crepe de Chine Can Be Your Best Friend This Summer!

Silk Crepe de Chine Can Be Your Best Friend This Summer!

Summer is a beautiful season - but heat and humidity make it a challenge to stay cool and look great.  My secret weapon?  Hands down it is clothing made from 100% silk crepe de chine.  I create all of the tops and dresses at Marling Originals from silk crepe de chine - here is why: 1)  You will stay cool even when it is hot and humid.  Silk crepe de chine is a natural fiber made from highly twisted yarns and its unique weave allows air to flow through the fabric, keeping you cool.  Silk crepe de chine is hard...

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Why choose a Marling Original silk top?

Why choose a Marling Original silk top?

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Life's Simple Joys

It is always the simple things in life that add the most joy.  We woke up this morning to snowflakes falling - a rare treat where we live. After coffee and breakfast, there was a 1" covering of snow over everything - transforming our yard into a winter wonderland. So, we bundled up and headed out with Shadow to take a walk in the falling snow - to feel the cold wetness fall on our faces and enjoy the magical beauty that a fresh snowfall brings. Yes, it was a great morning.  Now, an afternoon full of creating beautiful things...

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Recharging the Battery

I feel like an Energizer Bunny with a fresh set of super-sized industrial-strength Duracell batteries!

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Top 5 Tips for Care of Silk Clothes

Silk is a comfortable, soft, cool and luxurious fabric to wear; however, there is a misperception that it is difficult to care for.  Follow these tips for care-free laundering of all of your silk clothes.

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