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"Mom jeans" is the name given to the jeans commonly worn by mothers that fit very high up on the midsection and taper down the legs. Instead of hiding stomach sag and slimming the hips, as many moms wish them to do, "mom... More »

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To measure your natural waistline, bend to one side to find the skin fold between the hip bone and rib cage, and then measure around the torso at that point. On some bodies, the natural waistline lines up with the belly ... More »

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Some tips for buying clothing for women over 50 include purchasing undergarments that fit and flatter, showing off shapely arms and shoulders, and keeping jewelry or hair accessories to a minimum. Some other tips include... More »

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To turn jeans into shorts, choose where you want to cut them, mark the front of the pants, pin the pant legs together, mark the back of the pants, and cut the jeans slowly. For a frayed look, use small scissors to remove... More »

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To keep cut off jeans from fraying, hem them or fuse interfacing to the back of the denim. The hemming method requires an extra seam allowance. More »

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The small pocket on the front of jeans began as a way to keep a pocket watch in 1902. It was originally referred to as the "watch pocket," and is the reason many pairs of jeans get the distinctive "five-pocket" label. More »

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For petite women, the best style of jeans is a pair that gives the illusion of lengthening without accentuating unwanted features. Sizes and styles differ greatly between brands. More »

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