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trying again with the tailoring question

Discussion in 'Lavacore' started by eab, Aug 18, 2013.

  1. eab

    eab Divemaster

    Back in February, someone asked the question about tailoring the Lavacore shirts. Unfortunately there was no definitive answer, so I thought I would try again.

    I bought the shirt based upon my largest measurement, but there is so much extra material in the waist area. I was thinking of adding in some darts, but am curious what type of thread I need to use. Obviously traditional cotton thread would just break when pulled too taut.

    Any tips or tricks would be appreciated. Seems the Lavacore as-is is no warmer than a rash guard. Doesn't make sense.



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