If your favorite pair of jeans has become too small in the waist, don't despair and definitely don't get rid of them. Instead, be a smarty pants and alter the waistband to fit again even without advanced sewing skills.
What you'll need:
- Seam ripper
Piece of matching denim
- Sewing machine with a 18/110 needle
- Iron and ironing board
- Washable marker
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