Toshi’s Reweaving

Best Clothing Reweaver, August 2004

At Toshi’s Reweaving, pieces we gave up for dead come back, if not like new, then pretty darn close. Toshi Ichihara, a Beverly Hills institution, won’t reveal the method behind the needles, but her reknitting is remarkable. She’s fast, and though some repairs can be pricey, what’s a hundred bucks when you’re talking about a Chanel suit?