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Welcome to the Foster-Stephens' website! Elmer "Bill" Jones started this business nearly 80 years ago, and it has remained in the family ever since. Three generations of Joneses have worked at Foster-Stephens through the years and we are committed to keeping the company strong many more generations.

Foster-Stephens makes archival textile storage bags and boxes for family heirlooms; such as wedding gowns, Christening outfits, sports or military uniforms and even movie costumes. We serve a diverse cliental including dry cleaners, museums, designers, military personnel, costume archivists, movie studios, and of course, families & individuals interested in preserving their heritage.

Our keepsake boxes and garment storage bags have stored everything from bridal dresses to military uniforms to family keepsake quilts. Because we make our products out of archival grade materials, our boxes and bags are safe for all kinds of textiles. If you wish to buy custom designed bags, don't hesitate to contact us today by phone or email.

We ship internationally from our distribution center in Elk Grove Village, IL. Within the continental US we offer Free Exchanges on all our preservation boxes. And we have a flat shipping fee of $4.95 on all our products. Please see our Returns and Exchanges page for more details.

Quality and Service are our trademarks. If you have questions not answered by our FAQ, or other comments or suggestions please call or email us.

Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Central Time - Monday through Friday

Phone: 1-800-279-8269

Fax: 1-847-357-1101

Email: customerservice@foster-stephens.com

Address: 1555 Greenleaf Avenue
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007


Foster-Stephens, inc. has been producing storage solutions to preserve and protect wedding gowns and other family treasures since 1936. Our product line includes many styles and sizes of archival protection boxes and bags. We pride ourselves in providing the finest quality archival storage solutions; our products provide the quality and durability that museums demand while being easy to use and store.

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