How to Shrink Corduroy?

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To shrink corduroy, wash it in your washing machine with hot water. Dry the material in a tumble dryer on high heat and they should have shrank a bit. They may or may not shrink a whole lot depending on what other fabric, if any, they are mixed with.
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Corduroy may not shrink well as it is not a natural fiber. You can try
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Wash them in HOT water and then either dry them several times on high or just let them dry. Usually the drier shrinks stuff more than the washer. Source(s) http://answers.yahoo.com/
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I would wash them & put them in the tumble dryer. Until dry of course - I bet they'd fit you then.
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Wash in hot water and dry in a hot dryer, but you won't be able to wear it again. If you want to wear it again, take it to a seamstress. (Not going to be cheap with that much difference
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The best way to shrink corduroy is to machine wash in hot water and then machine dry on the hottest temperature setting. If you need that clothing item even smaller, then a seamstress would have to sew them smaller.
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