One of the worst things that can happen to your favorite clothing item is that it, one day, becomes too small on you. Maybe you gained weight and it no longer fits, or maybe you accidentally put it in the dryer for too long and it shrank. It happens to the best of us, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t suck. Wearing something that is a little too big is doable, but wearing something that is too small? It’s uncomfortable, it looks obvious, and it doesn’t feel great. Hard pass.

15 DIY Ways To Refashion Too Small Clothes So They Fit Again

Life is Beautiful: 5-min. Alterations: tailor a bigger size dress in less than 5 mins.

5-min. Alterations: tailor a bigger size dress in less than 5 mins

Alterations: tailor a bigger size dress in less than 5 mins. 5 minute alterations: tailor a bigger size dress in less than 5 mins.

How to slim sleeves and armhole, and raise neckline of a wrap dress by PetiteAsianGirl, via Flickr

DIY alterations: How to slim sleeves + armhole & raise neckline

7 alteration skills to master through YouTube Tutorials // DIY

7 Easy Alteration Skills You Can Learn From YouTube

Pant Waist - Having to constantly pull up your pants can be really annoying and embarrassing. Save yourself from the inconvenience and embarrassment by learning how to alter your too-big pants and jeans! To alter the waistline, all you need is to alter from the center back of the pants. You need to remove the belt loop first, then measure how much fabric you need to take out. Use pins to mark the point you want to be altered, then sew from there.

How To Alter Clothes That Are Big I Sewing Tips For Beginners

How To Alter Clothes That Are Big I Sewing Tips For Beginners

How To Alter Clothes That Are Big I Sewing Tips For Beginners

Knowing how to alter clothes is important for every sewer. Not only does it save you money but it also gives you more clothing options!

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Resizing your clothes! (works for jeans too!)

Resizing your clothes (works for jeans too) *feels proud of herself for pinning something practical*

Tutorial: How to Take In Pants I'm probably never going to do this, but minds well pin it eh...

how to take in pants (thinner fabric than denim) and actually unstitch / restitch the waistband at the side seam.

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14 Basic Clothing Alterations You Can Do Yourself

This is the easiest way to fix this common issue: all you have to do is put your pants on inside out!

Ah, good old jeans! Everyone has their favorite pair and they go with just about anything. Dress 'em up, dress 'em down, jeans are a great staple for anyone to have in their closet.

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