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In the event that last week's turkey legs left your actual legs unable to squeeze into those skinnies, you might want sign up for Jean Genie at the Boston Center for Adult Education next month. The December 8 workshop focuses on improving the fit and lifespan of your jeans in just three hours, with techniques to adjust your waistband and patch any wear and tear. So if you'd rather spend $58 reviving your premium denim than on a fast fashion replacement, sign up here.
· Jean Genie: The Fit You've Wished For [BCAE]