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APC NS leg opening too small

kleny

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i bought APC NS in size 29...and ive had them for about 2 weeks. The problem is that the leg opening is too small...its just not my style. I would feel more comfortable if it were slightly larger more like a slim straight leg opening..is there a way to do that? bring it to a tailor maybe?
 

danilo

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PC stretches alot, did you try pulling the leg opening some? You might be able to stretch them out.
 

kleny

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ive heard from others that the leg opening wont stretch that much tho...the 7 inch opening is just not my style, i like my jeans to break on the sneaker not bunch up before it...if anyone knows what i mean..
 

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let me clarify that i love the fit of the NS through the thigh and i think size 29 is perfect..its just the leg opening making me damn self conscience..
 

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size 28 rescue
 

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They are a tapered (barely) leg jean.... did you not expect this when you bought them? There is nothing a tailor can do. Sell them.
Edit: You could hem them shorter which would eliminate some taper (more or less depending on your height), but it's still not going to make it significantly larger by any means.
 

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yea i thought when i bought them i could some how wear them..you know learn to love them but its just not me...thanks for the advice i will probably sell them..

what are KMW 1980s?
 

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I have the same problem with ns. The nearest fit to them and my favourite jean by a country mile is levis lvc 1947 with an 8" leg opening in your size.
 

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Quick question while we're on this topic. If I hem the APC NS from the original 34" length to 31", will the leg opening get bigger? How much?
 

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Originally Posted by EdenResident
Quick question while we're on this topic. If I hem the APC NS from the original 34" length to 31", will the leg opening get bigger? How much?
Well, go up 3 inches from the hem line of the jeans and measure what the length across. That is what your new leg opening will be.
 

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Originally Posted by EdenResident
Quick question while we're on this topic. If I hem the APC NS from the original 34" length to 31", will the leg opening get bigger? How much?

Yes, and probably not a lot, maybe 0.25-0.5" You can probably measure it if you wanted.
 

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