We all have a favorite hoodie that is both comfy and stylish. But, what do you do if the sweatshirt is loose, baggy, and uncomfortable?
Shrink and Stretch Your Clothes Like a Pro
Just like Goldilocks, we want everything in our lives to fit just right. Unfortunately, this isn’t always the case, and there comes a time when something is too big or too small. Clothes that shrink don’t fit properly, especially if you fail to read the care information tag before tossing it into your washer and dryer. Items that are too large slip and slide out of place. We show you many ways to shrink and stretch just about any material you can think of to get them to the right size.
We have a variety of tips for getting the perfect fit using common household items. Learn how to shrink and stretch t-shirts, hoodies, and pants to hats, shoes, and gloves. Stretch fabric such as cotton, leather, rayon, denim, and nylon by warming them with an iron and stretching the material with your hands or shrink your favorite pair of jeans to size by washing and drying them in high temperatures. Learn how to use heat and newspapers to stretch shoes and use your shower for stretching out a hat.
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Rubber is a material that manufacturers use to make a wide variety of materials, from gloves and shoes to gaskets and rubber bands. With continual
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