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Holes in woman's clothing

I get tiny holes in my tops around the belly area. Could it be the washer and why does this not happen to my husband's clothing?

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The same thing happens to me. I think it actually comes from wearing a belt. I believe somehow the metal portion pinches and cuts the fabric either when you are sitting down or you lean up against something.

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  • mizzikim Apr 25, 2011

    I have a Maytag Bravo and am getting small holes in many pieces of clothing including a king size 400 count sheet. I believe it has to do with the finer fabric in women's clothing. I have found small holes in my son's soft cotton shirts.

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