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Date: 8/2/12 4:52 PM

I have a gorgeous laminated linen that has been enstashee for 2-3 years. Unlike laminated cotton, which seems to be basically cotton with a plastic candy shell, this is just a treatment to "glisten" the fabric.

Any care suggestions? Thanks!

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Date: 8/2/12 5:47 PM

Very hot for pants right now.

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Date: 8/2/12 5:59 PM

The RTW garments I've seen in this fabric all have instructions to dry clean. However, here's a discussion at pr, and some have washed this stuff.

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Date: 8/2/12 7:12 PM

I can't imagine putting those colors, with that shine, in that plaid on arse. Eye wash!

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Date: 8/2/12 7:14 PM

Thanks! I hadn't seen that thread. I'm fine if some laminate eventually fades. And I probably won't put it through the dryer. I usually don't with linen.

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