How do you make an oversized shirt smaller?

How do you make a baggy shirt smaller?

Five Last-Minute Tips Improve the Fit of a Baggy Shirt

  1. Use a military tuck to tighten excess fabric and create a slimmer fit.
  2. Roll up the sleeves to trim too long or loose fitting fabric.
  3. Open the first two buttons for a more casual look (this makes a looser fitting shirt look less disheveled.)

How do you make a big shirt smaller without cutting it?

How to Make a Shirt Smaller and Shorter: 11 Methods

  1. Side Seams. One of the best, most professional ways to resize a too-big shirt of any kind is to cut away the excess material at the side seams and re-sew the seams in a closer, more fitted shape. …
  2. Darts. …
  3. Tucks. …
  4. Elastic. …
  5. Shirring. …
  6. Hem. …
  7. Hem Tape. …
  8. Soak and Shrink.
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