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a new store at the Franklin Park Mall, and it's unlike any other boutique.
shoppers have trouble finding a pair of jeans that fit just right. Alicia
Lawson was one such person, so she decided to change that.
just opened Shape Me Jeans, a store that makes custom-fitted jeans, with her
daughter. Customers can choose from seven colors of denim and explain the kind
of fit they're looking for. They'll then change into what's called a ‘pre-shape'
to have measurements taken. Lawson says they can sew a pair of jeans in about
an hour and 15 minutes.
says it's something everyone can try.
is for anyone. This is for a nice 24 [inch] hip, this is for an 18 hip, this is
for a 57 hip," Lawson said. "No matter what size you are, custom-made jeans can
be for you."
in the store is made in the United States.
making sure we get everything we can from, you know, homegrown companies, so we
really took our time and looked for companies," she said.
custom pair of jeans will cost $99, and customers can walk in or make an