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Bluestocking Fri 17-May-13 19:49:20

... what do you do with adjustable waistbands when you put the garment in the wash? Do you:
A. leave the waistband adjusted, with the button through one of the buttonholes in the elastic
B. return the waistband to the neutral position by releasing the button from the buttonhole.

PestoSwimissimos Fri 17-May-13 19:50:26

I just bung it all in without thinking grin

ChewingOnLifesGristle Fri 17-May-13 19:50:51

I leave it in the adjusted position. No way am I faffing about with waistbandsgrin

ilovepowerhoop Sun 19-May-13 08:39:20

I just leave it as it is

wonkylegs Sun 19-May-13 08:42:23

Leave it where it is. It only ever gets moved if DS gets fatter/thinner, it's far too much of a faff otherwise.

Sleepyfergus Sun 19-May-13 08:46:09

Oh god leave it where it is? Why create more work for yourself!! I would never remember where it was set either and haven't the patience to fiddle about until I got it right. Very much doubt my dds would stand patiently either, they're like dressing cats at the best of times!

GibberTheMonkey Sun 19-May-13 10:19:42

Where it is.
Have far too much laundry to worry about such things

PuppyMonkey Sun 19-May-13 10:20:59

Leave it.

I only quite recently discovered what you're supposed to do with adjustable waistbands. blush

SavoyCabbage Sun 19-May-13 10:21:12

Leave it of course. Barely have time to remove the child from the trousers never mind faffing around with waistbands.

MousyMouse Sun 19-May-13 10:22:59

leave it

RedCurls Sun 19-May-13 10:46:46

Leave it - would never have occurred to me to undo it!

Bluestocking Sun 19-May-13 13:31:33

You have all convinced me I'm a freak - all this time, I have been undoing the buttons like a crazy mad foo!

TravelinColour Sun 19-May-13 13:35:49

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

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