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Is Consignment the Best Option for Selling Fur Coats?

Whether you’re a fur enthusiast who’s in the middle of spring cleaning, or aren’t very interested in owning or wearing fur at all, it can be difficult to know what to do with vintage fur coats you no longer want or need. Most people choose to sell off their old furs, but this can be […]

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Is Wearing Fur Worth It?: Fur and the Environment

From the 1990s onward, fur has gained—in the gentlest of terms—a less than stellar reputation. Activists from across the world have branded real fur accessories as being harmful to animals and to the environment in itself, and while fur fashion has seen a resurgence within recent years, these statements still hold ground with an unfortunately […]

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Breathe Life Back Into That Old Fur Coat!

It’s a well known fact that there’s no other accessory more timeless and beloved than vintage fur coats. However, the unfortunate truth of the matter is the former part of that sentiment tends to be more metaphorical. Whether you own vintage fur coats or newer pieces of apparel, you can expect them to begin to […]

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How to Keep Your Fur Stored Safely

After what may have seemed like a lifetime of waiting (and maybe even saving every disposable cent you could), you’ve finally purchased your dream coat. Congratulations on your new addition! Whether this is your first fur coat or you’re adding on to an already sizeable collection, there’s no doubt you’re treasuring your new piece of […]

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Why Is Fur Fashion So Important?

Real fur accessories tend to get a bad rap within the fashion world, even to this day. It’s an unfortunate reality that people who appreciate and openly wear fur apparel have to face regularly. However, the truth of the matter is fur has a much more significant purpose within the fashion world than most like […]

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How Can You Tell Whether a Fur Coat Is Low Quality?

Throughout our years of maintaining this blog, we’ve talked quite a bit about how to spot high quality vintage fur coats. However, while all of our coverage on this topic is certainly important, we feel it is just as significant to inform you of how to identify coats on the lowest end of the quality […]

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Why Fur Fashion Makes the Best Holiday Gift

It’s a well known fact that fur has a lackluster reputation within the fashion world. An unfortunate amount of people refuse to indulge in it, citing ethics and/or animal cruelty as their main concerns for boycotting such amazing pieces of apparel. However, if you’re on this blog, there’s a good chance you either don’t believe […]

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Can Fur Apparel Be Insured?

As we always say here at Morris Kaye & Sons, your fur coat is an investment! You should strive to treat it as such from the moment of purchase. Wear your fur proudly, pour a solid amount of time and funding into its care and keep it safe so you (and others after you) can […]

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A Short Guide to Buying Excellent Fur Apparel

Now that the holidays are close at hand, you’re likely in the market for real fur accessories for someone you love or maybe even as a treat for yourself. However, buying a gorgeous and high quality piece of fur apparel can often be easier said than done, especially if you’re new to buying and wearing […]

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A Brief History of Early Fur Styles

We’re all familiar with the traditional images of vintage fur coats. You’ve likely seen countless versions of “typical” vintage fur fashion: expensive evening gowns and glittering jewelry, accented by an elegantly draped fur stole or coat. However, do you know of the other types of fur fashion that came before this era? Real fur accessories […]

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