Velvet 101: How to Wash, Dry, Store, and Spot Treat the Luxurious Fabric

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One glance at the racks of practically any luxury and high-street store confirms it: Velvet is, without a doubt, the biggest trend of the new season. This luxurious fabric is enjoying a massive revival, taking on forms ranging from baroque goth to easy elegance at the biggest Fall/Winter 2016 shows such as Balmain, Stella McCartney, and Alberta Ferretti. But how exactly do you wash velvet? And how should it be stored? To answer these questions and more, Savoir Flair brings you the ultimate guide to giving your velvet the TLC it deserves.

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