Hems of pants - the more durable the better
12" of 1/4" elastic
1. Cut out pieces along the hem. Transfer markings to the fabric.
2. Cut two slits for elastic on hem allowance of the top piece.
3. Tack the cut ends of the hem stitching to keep it from coming undone.
6. Cut a 6" piece of elastic.
8. Sew the elastic together overlapping it about 1/2".
9. Do the same with the other shoe.