If your pants are falling down, buy a belt
Article published on 4 April 2011
last modification on 25 July 2013

by ID
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In less than 15 minutes (more if you don’t find your tools…) you can add belt loop to your favourite pant. It’s more easy than to change the elastic.

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 You need:

  • Pant
  • Belt
  • Tape measurement (or equivalent)
  • Ribbon (or equivalent)
  • Scissors
  • Pins
  • Sewing machine.

 How to make

  1. Measure your belt.
  2. Cut, at least, 5 belt loops: size of the height of the belt + 1 inch
    5 pieces
  3. Fold the 2 ends of the future belt loops
  4. Place the future belt loops on the pant, the first on the middle of the back.
    Belt loops in place
  5. Sew.
  6. You can add belt loops to you skirt too.

It’s done!
2 pants and 1 skirt

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