Jeans too tight? Or lost their shape entirely? We’ve all been there. Denim can be a fickle creature, and sometimes upon buying the perfect pair of jeans you need to do your research into how they wash, how the sizing differs from brand to brand, and how often you should wear them. Jeans can fit differently every time you put them on, and because of all that, sometimes, sadly, your old favourites just don’t fit right anymore.
Whether your denim has become ridiculously stretched-out and the jeans are way too big, or they have shrunk down to a microsopic version of their former self and you can barely squeeze into them, we have answers. Luckily, there are actually some very reliable fixes for the common denim dilemma. Keep scrolling for six handy tips on how to deal when your jeans don’t fit anymore.