Calvin Klein (Black blazer with synthetic leather trim)

The Garment

A Calvin Klein black ladies zipper pocket blazer made of polyester, rayon & spandex. There are black synthetic leather (polyurethane) trim panels at the shoulders. The care label simply reads, Dry Clean. There are no International Cleanability Code care symbols.

Manufacturer Info

RN#: 54163

G-III Apparel Group Ltd.

Importer, Manufacturing/Wholesaler

512 Seventh Avenue

New York, NY 10018

Ph. 1-866-513-0513

Web: www.calvinklein.us

Email: [email protected]

The Problem

After professional drycleaning the bonding agent used to adhere the urethane film to the base fabric partially dissolved causing the urethane surface film to separate, blister and peel.

Who’s Responsible?

The manufacturer, since this jacket is labeled as drycleanable and thus must be able to withstand the recommended professional cleaning process without damage to any component.

What To Do

You should return this jacket to the place of purchase or contact the manufacturer.

Featuring a garment in this column does not imply that a manufacturer is knowingly or continually producing defective goods. This particular item was deemed unable to withstand the recommended care process but other comparable garments may or may not hold up to the care instructions.

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