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    Hey.. dunno where to put this :confused:

    I have jackets that are too baggy on me and want to shrink them in the wash.. how do i do this? i usually just put them on a normal wool wash, so how would you shrink them?
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    Its very unpredictable trying to shrink clothes, sometimes it doesnt work!

    Try washing it on a regular cycle on a hot wash, or tumble dry it on a high heat. Other than that, I dont know!

    You could always take it to a sewing person/tailor and get it taken in? Probably wont cost that much to do!
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    my mum always does it for me

    you need to put them on a hot wash - just be carefull with that bit!!!

    And then on a hot tumble dry, or a normal dry for longer. The drying is less risky than the washing as you can open the dryer at any point (or i can with my dryer anyway...) to check on the clothes progress.
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    I've tried to shrink a cotton jacket but unsucessfully. Try a hot wash and then a trip to the tumble dryer, but I think this technique usually works with jumpers and T-shirts.
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    I wouldn't do it like that if I were you - my mum always unintentionally shrinks my clothes and it looks awful it shrinks in some places and not others and urgh.
 
 
 
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