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    Posted: 29 Nov 2020 at 5:55pm
Right. I would do it that way for safety. 

Also I'd be attempting to pull on the sleeves while ironing. Perhaps you can clamp the cuff to your ironing board in order to make this easier.
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Thanks, I will give that a go. I presume I should turn the jacket inside out first?
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A friend who dealt in vintage denim told me that he could get 3-4 inches back by steam ironing a pair of jeans. I'd start with that method on your sleeves.
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cheers, I ended up turning it inside out and just wiping with a damp cloth.
I will need to try and stretch the sleeve length a bit though, is there a recommended way to do this?
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Perhaps the seller already washed it before putting it on ebay? 
If you're going to do it yourself I'd say hand washing would be the safest bet.
Also you can work on stretching out the sleeves while wet. Maybe take a measurement pre wash so you can see if they have actually shrunk any after the wash.
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Recently joined and have read the past hundred or so pages pages of this thread, some great information here (and some amazing fades).
Hoping someone can advise me on a new purchase.
Got this LVC 557 today, it was worn and given a cold soak by the original owner.
 

Normally I like to wash anything I buy on ebay but this is only just big enough, I really couldn't lose anything from the arms.
I think my options are?
Wash at 30 with almost no powder
Hand wash in cold water
Forego washing and just air it outside for a bit.

Washing instructions say:
 
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xpost from sufu thread, my boy version



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Selvedge stretchy pants!

LVC Flat Trak

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Hello,

I have two LVC Menlo Cossack aka Albert Einstein jackets for sale. One in Large and one in Extra Large. Limited to 500 pieces worldwide.

See my listings in the link below.

https://grailed.app.link/IFDJiT55Rab

https://grailed.app.link/nekntF75Rab

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[QUOTE=Shorty Long]Looks like LVC Japan is getting a limited edition s506 jacket made from Cone denim.
https://www.instagram.com/p/CGItVxnhAkR/?igshid=1ja20t719vzes[/QUOTE]
 
Only for big guys!!
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