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    29 Products That Are Here To Fix Your Fashion And Clothing Emergencies

    Have the inner thighs of your favorite jeans ripped, too?

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    1. Double-sided tape so that you can freely wear any deep V-neck top without fear of your breast friends making an appearance. Plunging halters, you no longer intimidate me.

    The adhesive is strong but super gentle on your skin, meaning it won't cause any irritation or redness.

    Promising review: "This product works great! I wore a very low-cut maxi gown for my engagement photos and absolutely NEEDED tape to make the top portion stay in place/avoid a nip slip. This product totally did the job." —britt mo

    Get it from Amazon for $9.95.

    2. A Singer travel sewing kit that includes everything you need to be your own emergency tailor — 10 colored threads, three hand needles, two safety pins, mini scissors, four pins, a needle threader, four buttons, and a tape measure. *phew*


    Promising review: "I got this to take with me to college and it’s a perfect little kit to have in case of a wardrobe emergency. It has everything you need, including many colors of thread, scissors, needles, and a measuring tape." —Emily Roberts

    Get it from Amazon for $10.11.

    3. Iron-on patches to quickly mend all unintentional tear-in-jean scenarios. If your denim is beginning to rip at the inner thigh but you're not quite ready to retire them, then behold! The perfect solution.


    Just turn your jeans inside out, iron these on, and they'll basically be good as new. The set also comes with four different washes of denim, meaning you'll be able to use a patch that blends in super well.

    Promising review: "I got a hole in the inner thigh area on one of my favorite pairs of pants and I couldn’t throw them out. These patches worked great! I’ve worn them since and they are holding well and the patch isn’t noticeable at all." —Amazon Customer

    Get a set of 12 patches from Amazon for $5.99.

    4. A clear nail polish meant for your nails, yes. But you can also add a quick coat on top of any loose buttons to strengthen the thread holding everything together, or ~run~ it over a run in your tights to keep tearing to a minimum. I <3 multi-use products.

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    Get it from Amazon for $5.46.

    5. A wine stain remover because accidents happen and if you're anything like me, they happen frequently. Stow this in your purse so you don't have to spend your dinner date stewing in the remnants of your favorite glass of red.

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    Promising review: "My husband has a thing with red wine and white shirts! We came across this product when he spilled wine on his shirt at a bar in Texas. The waitress brought me this spray and it worked! I now carry a small bottle in my purse. If you like red wine, this is a must-have!" —SMS

    Get it from Amazon for $5.92.

    6. Adjustable clip holders to turn any bra into a no-show racerback. Long gone will be the days of —> put on shirt —> bra shows —> take off shirt to change bra —> put shirt back on again. Not to be dramatic, but these clips will change your life when you're in a rush (which is always).


    Plus, this adds a dose of support to your bra and gives your breast friends some extra lift.

    Promising review: "My bra straps spend more time off my shoulders than on — but NOT ANYMORE. I was hoping something like this existed and when I found it, I was so happy. They're as glorious as I expected them to be. These are life-changing." —Amanda

    Get a set of three from Amazon for $6.97 (available in six colors).

    7. Repair caps that hide damaged heels and prevent them from getting damaged even further. And another "ding ding ding we have a winner" feature? They ALSO minimize click clack noises!

    Promising review: "These slip-on heel tip replacements are a quick and easy way to cover up any damaged heels. They slip right on and create a snug fit for the heel tip replacement. I would recommend these for anyone who wears heels all the time and needs a quick solution to fix your favorite pair of heels." —corthor

    Get a pair of two from Amazon for $9.99 (available in four sizes and two colors).

    8. A Conair defuzzer to make an old piece of clothing look brand spankin' new. This handheld gadget is here to get rid of accumulated lint and pilling, meaning the world will remain oblivious to the fact that you've already worn (and washed) this exact same outfit at least 98 times.

    Promising review: "I don't know how I've lived 34 years without this product! It's a total game changer. I just de-fuzzed every piece of clothing I own, and loved every minute of it! I specifically sought this product for my very expensive Lularoe addiction, which I found were getting rather pilly after only a few wears, and everything is like new again!" —Jessica Grzeskowiak

    Get it from Amazon for $11.87 (available in seven colors).

    9. Moleskin adhesive you can use on your feet to prevent chafing, but more importantly? It's a great way to keep the mangled underwire in your bra from poking your ribcage.

    Promising review: "Life hack: Use this to fix your bra when the underwire escapes and tries to impale you!" —Lori LR

    Get a 2" x 5" yard from Amazon for $9.99.

    10. Button extenders that I wish I purchased before inhaling my Thanksgiving dinner. These durable babies add an extra 1" to your waistline and are perfect for jeans that run *slightly* tight.

    Promising review: "We all have those favorite pair of pants or shirts that we look absolutely great in; you gain a little weight and goodbye to those favorite pants and shirts. That was BEFORE running across this product on Amazon. That pile of clothes that no longer fit are no longer a problem because I get all the 'extra space' I need by applying one of these comfy things. If you are like me and have clothes that no longer fit, this product is a better investment that spending on a new wardrobe. Buy this product and tell all your friends your new secret." —Paganni's Ghost

    Get a set of six from Amazon for $8.95 (available in three colors).

    11. A square-neck tank here to save your social life. Long gone will be the days of sending those "I'm actually not going to make it out..." texts on account of having nothing to wear. This it IT. Your go-to top.


    Get it from Nordstrom for $22 (available in sizes XXS-4X and in two colors).

    12. Band-Aid bandages because you love your new shoes, your Instagram loves your new shoes, but you know who doesn't love your new shoes? Your feet. Slap on this hydro seal cushion to prevent any blister apocalypses.


    Promising review: "I got a severe blister walking around Paris and these were a life saver. Comfortable, stay on forever, and they feel nice and cushiony." —rniche

    Get a pack of five from Amazon for $4.27.

    13. A three-tier hanger for hand-washed items that need to be laid flat to dry. The best part? When not in use, this thing can be compacted to the point where it takes up practically NO space in your tiny laundry room.

    This is also a great item to have around for the summer, when you need a place to store wet bathing suits and such.

    Promising review: "This is one of the handiest items I've ever ordered. I wear a lot of the blouses that have to be hand-washed, and I can now just hang this little dryer from the shower rod, lay out my blouses to dry, and they are out of the way. Very convenient!" —Kindle Customer

    Price: $7.97

    14. A pair of black flats that will not clash with anything in your closet, so you’ll be able to throw on any hue/print/style without fear of being stopped by the fashion police. I know I know, you usually wear black, but these are great to have just in case you decide to wear some fun colors.

    Promising review: "The more that you wear these shoes, the more comfy they become! I can walk around in them all day, and I get a ton of compliments on them. I usually feel frumpy wearing flats, but that's certainly not the case with these — I just ordered the beige color, and I might get the leopard print. I ABSOLUTELY LOVE THESE SHOES!" —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $9+ (available in sizes 5.5-11 and 25 colors).

    15. Soma undies with fancy silicone edges that all but ~disappear~ under your clothes. This won’t show any bumps under your body con dress, plus it’s significantly more comfortable than a thong. Permanent wedgies? No thanks.


    Get them from Soma for $17+ (available in sizes XS-XXL, in 24 styles, and currently buy three get two free).

    16. A Scotch-Brite lint roller you’ll want to swipe over your entire ensemble before leaving the house because accumulated dust, lint, and animal hair are just not a good look. At least not in my opinion.

    If you’ve got an adorable furry friend prone to shedding, meet your new life saver.

    Get it from Amazon for $7.98.

    17. A Downy wrinkle-eliminating spray for the person who maybe doesn't feel like showing up to that business meeting with a button-down that's wrinkled beyond repair. PLUS! This spray works to eliminate static and odor, which is especially lovely if you're a bit behind on laundry (which I totally am not hahah).

    Just spray a bit of this spray onto a piece of clothing, lay it out for a few moments to dry, and BAM! The wrinkles will have all but disappeared.

    Promising review: "I purchased this because my husband does our laundry and he has no concept of taking our clothes out of the dryer before wrinkles set in. I was skeptical about it at first, but it actually works! I used it on a t-shirt and boom, the wrinkles came out." —Kindle Customer Jackie

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $14.48.

    18. Hem tape to provide a quick fix for all your ~should've brought these to the tailor~ needs. These allow you to shorten long pants and skirts, no finger-pricking sewing needles required.


    Pants bunching up around your ankles = not cute. Fix that problem in a jiffy with this simple tape!

    Promising review: "This tape did the job for me! I took them on a cruise for two reasons. First, I didn't have time to properly hem a pair of pants and when applied correctly, the hems stayed in place until the adhesive was removed. Second, short socks always slide off of my heels, so I applied the tape to the inside of the socks and no more problems!" —Paule T.

    Get a pack of 24 from strips from Amazon for $5.63.

    19. A seam ripper that will remove itchy, bulky tags without damaging your clothing. This is especially great for sheer tops where the tag tends to be more visible.


    Promising review: "This seam ripper works very well and is comfortable to hold and handle. My back and neck tends to get itchy when I wear clothing with tags attached to the back and this ripper does a great job of removing all traces of the tag. So great for the price!" —qgu101

    Get it from Amazon for $4.31.

    20. A four-sided brush cleaner for when your favorite suede booties need some extra TLC. This easily cleans away scuff marks and salt stains with little to no effort required, which is exactly the amount of effort I'm looking to exert in the morning.

    This brush has a welt surface, nylon bristles, an arched half circle brush, and a protruding brush that lets you clean different kinds of suede with no harsh rubbing or scrubbing required.

    Promising review: "BUY THIS THING! I got mud of my new suede boots and thought they were ruined, but this brush completely restored them. I was shocked. I even used it on an old pair of boots from college that I have considered ruined for several years now, and it did wonders on getting rid of the filth on top of the suede. This is absolutely worth getting!" —Gaby Scott

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99.

    21. A leather hole puncher to customize the fit of your belts and bags because a) a bag that’s too long will flop around your hips and look uncomfortable, and b) a belt that does not properly fit will sometimes just hang there between one belt loop and the next. In short - invest in this hole puncher. It is truly worth it.

    Promising review: "I ordered this to shorten a couple of leather belts, but was nervous because I don't have a lot of hand strength. NOT A PROBLEM! It is easy to operate even for weak little me, and everything you need is included. I had two belts adjusted within five minutes!" —Annie

    Get it from Amazon for $11.98.

    22. A Hanes white cami that’s slightly longer, meaning you’ll be able to wear even the most low-rise jeans (*cringe*) without having to worry about your assets being exposed to the world.


    Get it from Amazon for $6.75+ (available in sizes S-2XL and in six colors).

    23. A shoe stretcher to break in OR widen those these-were-majorly-discounted sandals that are just a teeny bit too uncomfortable or tight.

    These shoe stretchers don't work for boots, but they work for pretty much any other shoe you have in your closet. Heels, sneakers, wedges, etc.

    Promising review: "This shoe stretcher works like magic! I inserted the stretcher into my leather flats and followed the simple instructions on how to use it. On the second day, It made such a huge difference! The leather stretched out nicely and I was able to wear my flats with no more pain because of the narrow width." —Linda

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $19.99.

    24. A repair kit for all the jeans, purses, hoodies, you name it with faulty zippers. This set comes with everything you need to fix 'em — 11 replacement sliders, six top stops, and four bottom stops in different colors to ensure that they all match.


    Promising review: "This worked perfectly. A slider had broken on my jacket and I just followed the included instructions, pulled off the top stop, and tried a few of the new sliders until I found one that fit. I didn't know this product existed and I thought I'd have to have the entire zipper replaced. Very happy to be able to zip up my jacket again!" —Jefferson R.

    Get it from Amazon for $11.95.

    25. Kiss nail adhesives for the person who has a fancy event tonight but — SURPRISE — has no time/energy to get a proper mani. With these, you just peel, press on, and that is it: no more sitting in salon chairs, no more smudge marks because the polish never dried properly, no acetone scent.

    This kit comes with 30 different nail sizes and six accent nails to accommodate different nail sizes, and removal is a breeze — just soak your nails in polish remover for about a minute before gently peeling off the adhesive.

    Promising review: "OMG! These are great! I did not believe they would last as long as gels or acrylic nails, but they did. I put them on in less than five minutes and wore them for over two weeks. They are thinner than acrylics and look really natural." —Kelly Berner

    Get this set from Amazon for $5.97.

    26. Memory foam insoles that provide amazing shock absorption and ultimate comfort. Ever walked on clouds? No? WELL THEN you're about to find out what it feels like!


    Promising review: "I work in a hospital and am on my feet a lot. These insoles gave new life to a pair of shoes I was ready to chuck because the sole padding wasn't adequate anymore! They're very comfortable, I've been using them for a few months and I haven't noticed any breakdown yet, and I will definitely be buying them again." —Sam

    Get them from Amazon for $13.98 (available in sizes 6-12).

    27. Organic wool dryer balls that will save you an elephant ton of money in the long run. Wave goodbye to purchasing pricy (and chemical-packed) dryer sheets every month!

    These hypoallergenic dryer balls (made of 100% wool, FYI) will leave your laundry wrinkle- and static-free, plus they'll make all of your clothes, linens, diapers, etc. feeling softer and fluffier.

    Feeling extra fancy? Add a drop of essential oil to give your laundry an even more delicious scent. (I would opt for lavender. Hello, calmed nerves.)

    Promising review: "We purchased these to replace our dryer sheets because we wanted something more eco-friendly that would save us money in the long run. Our clothes feel nice and soft, plus they dryer balls themselves are super cute! I love that we’re able to save the planet while using them and that we’re avoiding using toxic chemicals." —Max

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $23.95.

    28. A magnetic converter that will make struggling with your lobster clasps a thing of ancient history. This lets you throw on your go-to jewelry in mere seconds, no arm dislocation or mirror required.

    This sterling silver magnet clasp is also nickel-free, meaning it won't turn your neck a putrid shade of green after .5 seconds of wear.

    Promising review: "I have a number of necklaces with clasps so tiny that I have trouble connecting them, so I was looking for magnets that would be strong enough to support a chain and pendant that were fairly valuable. This turned out to be a winner! I can sleep and shower with it on and never have to worry about it becoming detached. I actually have to tug a bit to get it to unlatch." —EDC

    Get it from Amazon for $16.52.

    29. Pacifica deodorant wipes you can easily swipe on before putting on your clothes and rest assured that no white residue will be left behind. Hooray for being both smell- and sweat-free!


    These vegan and cruelty-free wipes are formulated with coconut milk, witch hazel, and shea butter to block out all Pepé Le Pew-level odors.

    Just stash these biodegradable wipes in your bag for a refreshing, aluminum-free swipe that will get rid of all existing odors and prevent any new ones from forming.

    Promising review: "I have always suffered from bad odor on my underarms because I have very delicate skin, so I can't use strongly-scented deodorants. I'm always trying out cream deodorant or gels, but it either irritates my skin or it doesn't stop my bad odor. THIS IS THE BEST INVENTION EVER. I LOVE IT! I can't believe that something finally works! My armpits don't smell bad; I can finally move my arms freely. The scent is wonderful, I love the smell, and it is not harsh on my skin. Even after a long day, my underarms are still smelling like coconut." —Patricia

    Get a pack of 30 from Amazon for $8.99.

    Me @ myself pretty much every single day:

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    The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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