Web Results

www.reference.com/beauty-fashion/jeans-shrink-over-time...

If not washed properly, denim does have a chance of shrinking. Heat and water can cause the shape of the jeans to change. Jeans have a tendency to fade or shrink over time if the proper precautions are not taken.

www.clorox.com/how-to/fabric-cleaning/denim/how-many-times...

If you have washed your blue jeans a few times hoping they would shrink and they haven’t then chances are the fabric was preshrunk during production. If they keep shrinking each time you wash them and you are wondering when is it ever going to stop, then they probably weren’t preshrunk.

www.reddit.com/.../do_clothes_shrink_over_time_from_washing

I know that clothes, typically cotton, shrink, but do they continue shrinking over time? I have a tee I got about a year ago from Topman and it fitted at the time (it's a size small) and I'm still a size small today but it seems to have gotten shorter. I bought a new tee from Topman recently too, and it is far longer despite being the same size.

askandyaboutclothes.com/forum/threads/new-pants-how-much...

Pants intended to be washed and dryed will shrink in length, but they shrink very little in the waist. If the pants you bought are washable, put them through a few wash-dry cycles before alteration, and then never put them in hot water or the dryer again.

www.quora.com/How-much-if-at-all-will-cotton-khakis-shrink...

The amount of shrinkage to cotton khakis really depends on a few factors. Some manufactures pre wash, which says to me pre shrunk cotton. With most cotton khakis the shrinkage would be primarily in the length, with very little shrinkage if any in ...

www.pirate4x4.com/forum/general-chit-chat/336852-do-jeans...

Do jeans usually shrink over time like 3 years I wash them in cold water and never dry them. I can't fit into my jeans anymore and I'm . I am trying to walk/run when ever I can. I'm in a program at work so I won't gain weight. My poor husband is tired of hearing I need to get back in shape/ lose weigh so I can wear my jeans again. _____

answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080830233137AACqHAs

This Site Might Help You. RE: do jeans shrink or stretch over time? do jeans shrink or stretch over time? normally i wear a size one but i lost some weight, and according to the size chart i should wear a size zero now.

www.realsimple.com/beauty-fashion/clothing-care/dry-cleaning

Q. Can dry-cleaning shrink my clothes? Amy S. New York City A. It’s rare but possible.“Shrinkage is normally induced by water, but there’s no water added during the dry-cleaning process,” says Brian Johnson, the director of education at the Dry Cleaning and Laundry Institute, in Laurel, Maryland.

www.wikihow.com/Shrink-Jeans

wikiHow is a “wiki,” similar to Wikipedia, which means that many of our articles are co-written by multiple authors. To create this article, 9 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. The wikiHow Video Team also followed the article's instructions, and validated that they work. Learn more...

www.quora.com/Do-jeans-expand-or-shrink-on-washing

Most jeans will shrink when exposed to heat, either from hot water in the wash, or high heat in the dryer. The owner’s weight loss is pretty much the only way to have jeans appear to expand, short of ripping them.