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New York Magazine
Best Garment Dyeing – Best of NY April 16th, 2014

When the people at Marc Jacobs, Oscar de la Renta, and Proenza Schouler need a piece specially tinted hours before a runway show, they go—very quickly—to Metro Custom Dyeing. Jaret Vasallo has the eye-catching job title of head dyer and can immediately tell whether a garment will absorb or resist color. People have trusted him with everything from wedding...

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Glamour Magazine
Adventures In Wedding Dresses: This Bride Dyed Hers Black December 11th, 2009

Lots of brides are ditching the conventional wisdom that your wedding dress is something you only wear once. One such bride, blogger Carla Rothberg, decided to dye hers black two years after her special...

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Adventures in Custom Dyeing
Adventures in Custom Dyeing: A Second Life for Stained or Light-Colored Clothes June 26th, 2013

BY JENNI AVINS When I was a kid, I told my mom I wanted socks the color of the sky just before the stars came out. (She tried to find me some, which were...

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Ditching Those Stone-Washed Jeans
Ditching Those Stone-Washed Jeans February 4th, 2010

When the people at Marc Jacobs, Oscar de la Renta, and Proenza Schouler need a piece specially tinted hours before a runway show, they go—very quickly—to Metro Custom Dyeing. Jaret Vasallo has the eye-catching job title of head dyer and can immediately tell whether a garment will absorb or resist color. People have trusted him with everything from wedding...

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