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To think someone is shrinking my clothes?

(19 Posts)
EatShitDerek Wed 04-Jun-14 22:37:02

And that it is the only explanation as to why they suddenly feel tighter or don't fit any more?

I'm trying on clothes as I finally have a night out planned tomorrow and the new things I have bought and didn't try on don't seem to fit as well as they should.

There is obviously no possible explanation other than the stealth shrinker!

HygieneFreak Wed 04-Jun-14 22:37:49

I have this problem too!

PassTheCakeitsbeenatough1 Wed 04-Jun-14 22:41:12

Exactly the same issue here! What's going on? There must be something happening, I cannot think of one single reason why everything I buy is too tight I can think of about 20 yummy reasons though.

EatShitDerek Wed 04-Jun-14 22:52:28

Its a conspiracy!

I will have to go in joggers and a jumper at this rate grin

That's if they haven't shrunk too obviously

Frolicacid Wed 04-Jun-14 22:53:40

Someone is shrinking mine too! I think it's the lotus spread people blush

AmarantaBuendia Wed 04-Jun-14 22:58:12

I am 40 weeks pregnant and genuinely there are no clothes left. I can't go another 2 weeks. I'll have to go naked.

50KnockingonabiT Wed 04-Jun-14 23:04:28

wow, there must be an epidemic, a whole wardrobe full of clothes of shrunk heresad

EatShitDerek Wed 04-Jun-14 23:09:24

Glad to see its not just me who has been targeted. Might have blamed myself had you lot not shown up


SteeleyeSpanx Wed 04-Jun-14 23:31:06

No, you're wrong! There is a secret army of goblins who creep into your wardrobe when you are asleep and take all your clothes in a bit.

I thought everyone knew this?

Purplefrogshoes Wed 04-Jun-14 23:41:35

Me too sad especially my bras blush

SleepOhHowIMissYou Wed 04-Jun-14 23:45:58

Me too, and they've even come and shrunk my bath, pesky goblin feckers!

EatShitDerek Thu 05-Jun-14 00:18:42

No bath shrinking here, seems to just like my clothes.

Guess I will have to sit up with my chocolate and wait for the fuckers


YesJesseARobot Thu 05-Jun-14 00:32:30

I decided to keep you company with my icecream and I have just heard the wardrobe drawers and door opening and closing upstairs. DH went to bed an hour ago shock

It is a phenomenon associated with MN, unfortunately Derek.

I have discovered that typing posts actually incurs calories - and including smileys tots up to an additional 75 calories a pop.

biscuit = 67 cals

cake = 78 cals

smile = 80 calories

An AIBU post full of vituperative bile = 250 cals

Whilst frittering away time on here, I have attempted to ameliorate these effects by nibbling on fig rolls, cubes of vintage cheddar and bowls of Kelly's Clotted Cream Ice Cream - but to no avail. I may have to resort to txtspk to cut down.

ItStillLooksLikeRainDear Thu 05-Jun-14 00:42:33

My clothes shrinkers seem to attack at the same time each week - right after the weekend!

Joysmum Thu 05-Jun-14 02:05:32

Calories = the little creatures the hide in our wardrobes and shrink our favourite clothes.

EatShitDerek Thu 05-Jun-14 09:52:10

I wondered if they had a name joys. Thank you, they sound terrifying

EatShitDerek Thu 05-Jun-14 15:49:37

Found something that the 'calories' haven't shrunk!

puckingfixies Thu 05-Jun-14 16:05:25

I too have found something the calories haven't shrunk - it is me.

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