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Date: 7/14/11 7:18 AM

Hey everyone,
I have a little dilemma
I got some fabric in NYC a few months ago and I didn't make note of what type of fabric it was from the bolt, so I have no idea what it is.
I know its suiting because that is what I was shopping for but I can't remember if it was tropical wool or a rayon blend or what.
So my question is, can anyone guide me on how you go about figuring out what you are dealing with in terms of type of fabric?

-toy

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Date: 7/14/11 9:14 AM

Toy, have you tried a burn test?

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Date: 7/14/11 9:26 AM

this is great, thanks, I will try it and see if I can figure it out.

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