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StyleandBooty Mon 06-Jun-11 11:21:10

Just bought a v useful dress from Boden in silk. The underskirt, however, is some form of nylon and it CLINGS chronically to my legs and butt. Is there a guaranteed solution to this or will it stay like that forever?

StyleandBooty Mon 06-Jun-11 12:04:01

bump ...

GeneHuntsMistress Mon 06-Jun-11 13:00:37

You can swipe a tumble dryer sheet all over inside

You can spray hairspray all,over inside

Only thing that has ever been effective for me has been wearing a separate slip underneath. But above two tips are always touted in magazines etc so may work for you first.

StyleandBooty Mon 06-Jun-11 14:37:59

Ooh thanks.

Any more? I was hoping there was some anti-static gun such as my dear old dad had for his LPs circa 1980 ...

FGM Mon 06-Jun-11 14:43:15

There's a spray called GO STAT that I used recently. I got mine from John Lewis- in the laundry bits area... Worked fine on a v clingy silk wrap dress.

StyleandBooty Mon 06-Jun-11 14:51:00

Hooray! I should have known John Lewis would provide <bows head>. Thanks!

madammecholet Mon 06-Jun-11 17:45:19

My mother told me at the weekend that if you rub your legs with a babywipe you'll not get any static.

She's is a loon tho.grin

FGM Mon 06-Jun-11 18:04:04

babywipe grin

Should say that you spray the GO-stuff on yourself/ tights/ slip not on your dress.

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