This Easy Trick Will Make Your Favorite Leggings Last for Years


The Stye Stalker

As far as clothing-related tragedies go, having your favorite leggings start to look more saggy than skintight is right up there with snapping a heel off your go-to pumps. But unlike the latter disasters, baggy knees are actually preventable thanks to a simple trick… Yes, we're about to reveal the fashion-girl trick to shrinking leggings.

The main secret here is heat—and knowing how to apply it properly to tighten up the fibers of your leggings without ruining them. The following easy guide breaks down exactly how to use heat to shrink up everything from your go-to yoga pants to that bold pair of split-hem leggings you lived in this winter, so read on and tighten up.

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