Entrusted with priceless collections from iconic fashion brands and a partner of the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA), Garde Robe® is the premier archive storage, conservation and cataloging service for the fashion industry. Fashion designers, in particular, appreciate the level of care, confidentiality and all-hours accessibility that Garde Robe® provides.
Garde Robe® will pick up your precious collections and transport them to our climate-controlled, air-purified loft.Each garment is professionally photographed and cataloged with descriptions including the style number, year, season, line, fabric, size, and item type. Garde Robe’sCyber Closet®serves as a dynamic digital look book where design teams can search, sort and view the archive for inspirational purposes. Upon request, Garde Robe® delivers individual pieces or an entire line to your atelier, a photo shoot location, a potential buyer, or member of the media.
Prominent fashion designers such as Oscar De La Renta and Carolina Herrera entrust their priceless collections to Garde Robe®.
"I am impressed with Garde Robe’s level of professionalism, and highly recommend its service."
- Alex Bolen, CEO of Oscar de la Renta
"Garde Robe® does an extraordinary job caring for and managing the Carolina Herrera archive. The company has been a tremendous asset for us, and I am extremely happy we found them when we did."
- Pheobe Gubelmann, Director of Communications for Carolina Herrera
Garde Robe’s fees are based on storage volume, the length of term and the client’s specific needs. Please contact Doug Greenberg of Garde Robe® on (212) 255-3163, or email@example.com, for additional information and/or to obtain a price quote.
"We needed (Garde Robe®) to professionally photograph and catalog the archive so our design and creative teams would have visual access for inspirational purposes. Garde Robe® was the perfect solution for Oscar de la Renta." - Alex Bolen, CEO of Oscar de la Renta
"Here at Carolina Herrera, we always knew our corporate office was not the ideal place to keep our irreplaceable garments and, as our collections grew, the task of keeping the archive organized became a challenge. Garde Robe® does an extraordinary job caring for and managing the Carolina Herrera archive. Everyone I have ever come into contact with at Garde Robe® has been a pleasure to work with, dedicated, and hard working. The company has been a tremendous asset for us, and I am extremely happy we found them when we did." - Pheobe Gubelmann - Director of Communications for Carolina Herrera
"Garde Robe®, initially conceived as an outsourced closet for New York socials, has also found favor with designers pressed for space."
"Iman - Garde Robe® houses all my clothes. I call and tell them, "That bag with that dress," and they deliver it that day."
"Anne Slowey - Soon the cream of my crop was out the door with the assurance that within two days I would be able to view my clothes online and with the click of a mouse request delivery of any item."
"Garde Robe® also stores, catalogs and delivers clothing and accessories for prominent fashion designers and stylists who appreciate the level of care and accessibility Garde Robe® provides."
"Its no wonder celebrities and fashion heavy-hitters trust this clever company with their most precious haute couture."
"If you'd rather let someone else deal with storing your clothes, there's Garde Robe®."
"Calling Carries Bradshaw! If you live in New York, chances are your closets are full to bursting, but there's a more stylish option to dim, dusty storage centers. Garde Robe® is like having a walk-in closet with endless space and an on-call valet."
"The wardrobe service doesn't just give you storage space, they photograph every piece and create an online closet for you."
1. How many items can I store with Garde Robe®?
There is no limit.
2. How long does it take to receive items I need?
Garde Robe® offers same- or next-day delivery of up to 10 garments in most areas. Garde Robe® strives to accommodate your schedule for all deliveries and pick ups. If you require a rush or after-hours delivery, surcharges may apply. After-hours and weekend deliveries must be scheduled in advance. Garde Robe® is closed and cannot guarantee deliveries on major public holidays. There are no fees for pick-ups or deliveries in most cases.
3. What is the length of the storage commitment?
Due to the labor-intensive process of cataloging, photographing and inspecting each garment, we kindly request a one-year minimum commitment. Should you wish to discontinue the service after one year, you may cancel at any time with 30 days notice. If a shorter term is desired, please inquire about short-term contract options.
4. Can we still use Garde Robe® if we are not located in your area?
Yes, of course. Garde Robe® works with fashion companies and professionals worldwide.
5. What if we don't need the storage, but would still like a Cyber Closet® look book of our archives/collections?
No problem. Garde Robe® will come to your atelier or office, gather the items to be cataloged and bring them to our studio to be professionally photographed.Click here to read more about Garde Robe's Cyber Closet® service.
6. Are my stored items insured?
Yes, all garments in Garde Robe’s care are insured, and our lofts feature state-of-the-art security. Please contact Garde Robe® for additional details.
7. Is the storage space air conditioned?
Yes. Garde Robe's loft features a “museum-quality” storage environment with top-of-the-line climate control and air purification.