Unfortunately, they are not as kind to me.
Think it's time to cut the losses where they are.
Here's the item in question (cross posted from the question thread). It's basically take a $250 hit on this, but probably the smartest move at this point. As opposed to having it shipped back to me in who knows what shape, then trying to re-sell a repaired / damaged item.
This a jacket I have that has a small tear in the fabric. It's 48/38/14 linen / wool / silk...