Elie Tahari Silk Blouse

The Garment

A beige Elie Tahari silk blouse with sequins all over the bodice. The care label states: dry clean short cycle in a net bag-do not iron on decoration with the corresponding International Code Symbol for short cycle cleaning.

Manufacturer Info

RN#: 50814

Morning Lady Inc.

Importer, Wholesaler, Manufacturing

525 7th Ave.

New York, NY 10018

Ph. (800) 854-5491

[email protected]


The Problem

During professional drycleaning on a short cycle as labeled, the sequins on the front dissolved in the solvent, resulting in them all sticking together creating a white stiff mess.

Who’s Responsible

The manufacturer since the sequins were not able to withstand the recommended care instructions without severe damage.

What To Do

This blouse should be returned to the retailer or 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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