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If you've been anticipating wearing a particular outfit for your day's plans, you know how big a bummer it is when you realize that the hem is too long, a button's fallen off, or two unsightly deodorant stains are besmirching the armholes. Instead of scrapping your dream outfit and starting over, we've got some quick fixes for these fashion emergencies that don't involve having professional sewing skills nor having your dry cleaner on speed dial. The solutions we've found all come in mini sizes and pack neatly into a purse — we suggest putting together an emergency kit to carry with you at all times! Check out the 10 most annoying fashion fumbles, and how to remedy them.
Design by Isabelle Rancier; Photographed by Guang Xu
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Back in 2005, brothers Tull and Josh Price founded menswear label FEIT (pronounced: feet) in response to a footwear market saturated with homogenized, synthetic goods and severe industrial waste. These days, the duo is introducing a much-anticipated women's collection to its repertoire.
Completely hand-sewn and using read