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Can I wash a real coach purse?

I bought two today at a yard sale. The outside looks great but inside not so great. I want to clean the inside but don't want to ruin the bag. Anyone ever washed one? Or has anyone ever spot cleaned it? Not sure if this will even work.

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anxious1stimer

Asked by anxious1stimer at 4:50 PM on May. 1, 2011 in Beauty & Style

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  • Wouldn't do it if I were you.
    Chloesmom1126

    Answer by Chloesmom1126 at 4:52 PM on May. 1, 2011

  • Nooooooooooooooooo! Don't wash it!!
    emmyandlisa

    Answer by emmyandlisa at 5:07 PM on May. 1, 2011

  • spot clean it is then. one is nasty inside. looks like dirt, rust and mud. lol. outside perfect.
    anxious1stimer

    Comment by anxious1stimer (original poster) at 5:09 PM on May. 1, 2011

  • If you have any tears or anything in it.. listen to this..true story! My girlfriend from work had a coach purse from like 4 years ago, and she discovered a tear in the inside. She took it into the store, and they gave her a value for her purse when it was purchased, and I swear this girl walked out with a BRAND NEW ONE!!! Good luck with the cleaning... or try that...
    cailynsmommy626

    Answer by cailynsmommy626 at 5:37 PM on May. 1, 2011

  • nooo...noooo....no....lol..only spot clean it...
    gracelessstar21

    Answer by gracelessstar21 at 9:42 PM on May. 1, 2011

  • Noooooooooooooooooo..... don't wash it....

    The best way to clean it is with the Coach cleaners they sell....................
    bcauseimthemom

    Answer by bcauseimthemom at 9:43 PM on May. 1, 2011

  • Ditto posting above mine.
    tasches

    Answer by tasches at 3:26 PM on May. 3, 2011

  • you can take it to the coach store they will send it for cleaning at least my sales lady does at no charge for me
    rinamomof2

    Answer by rinamomof2 at 11:58 AM on May. 9, 2011

  • They do have a lifetime guarantee is an awesome brand :)
    djavongirl

    Answer by djavongirl at 11:07 AM on Jun. 14, 2011

  • They will do that for a tear, since that is a flaw in the materials... but I'm not sure they would do an exchange for dirt since that was the owner's doing. I would spot clean with the cleaners Coach sells. Not sure about the cleaning at the stores since I've never taken mine in...but good advice...try that too. I may have to do that too...lol
    ErinHill226

    Answer by ErinHill226 at 10:14 PM on Jul. 10, 2011

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