Tag: Adjustable Waistbands

Bring back the adjustable waistband

Bring back the adjustable waistband

One of the most under-looked components of clothing is the scratchy elastic waistband stitched inside the waistlines of children’s clothing. I remember gradually loosening my waistband one button at a time as I grew into my pants and shorts. It also meant that my mother didn’t have to constantly take me shopping even though I was constantly growing because my clothes grew alongside me. Suddenly, I outgrew Children’s Place and Justice, and I started shopping at stores meant for grownups, and that was the end of the infamous adjustable waistband.

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