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Life hacks: Make short work of school uniforms

PATRICIA BEST
Last updated 09:38 15/02/2013
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SHIRT SHORT-CUT: Patricia Best shortens the sleeves of long-sleeved shirts to make school uniforms last all year round.

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This is ingenuity but also a money saver.

My primary kids have a school uniform and in the winter I buy large long-sleeve shirts.

Then, when it gets to summer, I just shorten the sleeves. I don't have to buy summer short-sleeved shirts!


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