We've all been there: You spot a beautiful blouse at your favorite boutique and covet it from afar. But in the infamous words of Cher Horowitz, it's like a Monet, "from far away, it's OK, but up close, it's a big, old mess." It feels like cardboard, you're worried about getting a rash, and in all likelihood, it's highly flammable. You've got what we girls in the know call the curse of the mystery fabric. Lucky for you, now there's a website that can help you steer clear of such murky material.

MysteryFabric.com is an exciting, interactive site that offers a Mystery Fab Rehab: A three-step program that helps you rid yourself of bad threads. There's also a bevy of fun-fashion tips and educational videos. Be sure to check out the website and don't forget to enter Cotton's $1,000 giveaway.

And to see a hilarious mystery fabric video,

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