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Old 07-17-2017, 05:58 AM   #1
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The bedding is dry clean only?

We just returned from our very first trip in our 2017 International signature. Had a blast, was overall a success. Now I'm home with mountains of laundry and went to wash the comforters and noticed they are dry clean only? Crazy! Anyone was them anyway with success?

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Old 07-30-2017, 09:24 AM   #2
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Hello, I have not washed mine yet, just moved full time, did you wash or dry cleaned and how did it go ?

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Frankly the quality of factory supplied fabrics is kinda Yuck. Most of us replace the bedspreads; but you might want to use yours as a pattern to do the radiused corners correctly if you want a fitted spread.

If you're going to try washing them, make a paper pattern first in case of shrinkage. I'd use Cold water, gentle cycle to wash and partially dry on low heat and finishing on a line wrong side up.

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We solved that problem by putting the factory-supplied bedding into a plastic bag and storing it at home in a closet, going instead for a hand-made quilt from Mom.
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