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Just Perfect! Restored Chanel

Posted by Barbara Crouthamel on

Thank you Barbara!

 The Chanel purse arrived today and it is in pristine condition exactly like it looked when I bought it two years ago. My grandaugher, five years old, slipped it out of my closet and managed to take a hair brush to that interior flap. Guess she was trying to "make Pretty" as she calls it. She wasn't punished but I did put that purse up for over a year before I discovered your site. It will be a delight to be able to use it again and it looks brand new. I have a Miu Miu in ostrich that needs to have handles cleaned. Will send it soon.

 Again, thank you for your wonderful service. You made my day! Make that: You made my "month".

 All the best, Elise

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