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I hate hemming Husband’s pants, to be more precise I don’t like hemming anyone’s store bought pants. If I am already sewing a garment it’s no big deal to machine a hem. For some reason it just seems overwhelming to haul out the sewing machine (assuming that I finally put it away) find the right thread, put the hemming foot on and then spend two minutes hemming the pants. So I hem his pants by hand instead, it takes the same length of time as the machine set up. All of Husband’s pants need hemming, they no longer make pants in his length, so I hem them to the length that goes with his shoes. When he walks around in chanclas instead of his dress shoes the hem drags a tiny bit. Just enough to start abrading the hem, eventually the pants acquire that unattractive frayed  give off that heterosexual bachelor vibe, ala Oscar Madison.The look that is often completed ...

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