The Dela-Jo by Linda Garment

A gray polyester ladies special occasion jacket with a ribbon trim containing silver coated beads and rhinestones. The care label reads, Dry Clean Only and there are no International Cleanability Symbols to support the wording.

Manufacturer Info

RN#: 103998


Importer, Wholesaler, Manufacturing

1336 Santee St.

Los Angeles, CA 90015

Phone: (213) 749-1120

Fax: (213) 749-1035

dela-jo by linda garment
dela-jo by linda garment #2

The Problem

After drycleaning some of the beads are beginning to dissolve while others are losing their coating and silver color. The decorative bead trim is now damaged resulting in an objectionable appearance, as well as plastic bead stains on nearby fabric.

Who’s Responsible ?

The manufacturer, since all components on a garment must be able to withstand the recommended professional cleaning process, as labeled.

What To Do

This jacket should be returned to the place of purchase or the manufacturer.

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

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