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Topic: How can I change the waistband on shorts? please help!  (Read 270 times)
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Sophroworth
« on: June 26, 2006 02:14:13 PM »

hey everyone,
so i bought some very cool and cheap shorts today, however the waistband is too high and too tight, so does anybody know a way i can make it lower and bigger, it doesnt have to be too much bigger, just a bit. The fastening is a button and a zip.

Any help would be great, thanks! x
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dilemmax
« Reply #1 on: June 27, 2006 07:59:42 AM »

Find you favourite pair of shorts or jeans and measure the front and the back crotch seam and use that as a guide to find out how much to cut of from the shorts you bought.

If the difference is too much, it would be a good idea to take in the crotch and then shorten the waistband. The most you can take in from the crotch is 1".

Hope this helped!
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