Best Leggings- How to check the quality of your leggings?

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How to Inspect the Best Leggings Quality

Like any other garments, you need to check the quality of the product your buying. Leggings has been an important part of women’s wardrobes. The best leggings has superb quality are worth every dime. A woman should be wise enough to never sacrifice quality over price.

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According to, here are the things you need to inspect before buying the Best Leggings:

Fabric quality

To ensure fabric quality look at following points

  • No cut mark and hole in fabric
  • No fabric shade variation between leg panels
  • No stain or oil mark on the fabric (leggings)

Stitching quality

While inspecting garments, check a garment inside and outside and check all visible seams.

  • Check there is no broken stitches, skipped stitches, uneven stitch density, and wavy stitch lines
  • Check  if enough seam allowance is there (in case there is low seam allowance, seam slippage may happen)
  • Check needle cut on stitch lines – Needle cut/holes in the stitch line should not be accepted
  • Check if waist band cover stitch is secure – Waistband is stitched using chain stitches. If the stitch is not secure, threads easily come out and seam gets open after few days of use.
  • No loose thread – Loose threads should be trimmed neatly.
  • Twisting of Legs and waistband – Check if legs and waistband of the leggings are getting twisted


Under measurement checking cover these points
  • Check measurement for all measuring points (length, waist, bottom width etc) and variation of measurement must be under tolerance level
  • Measure waistband in stretched form and relaxed form
  • Also check measurement of few leggings after washing. After washing shrinkage should not be more than tolerance level.

Trims quality

Elastic: Stretchability of waistband elastic
Label: If you have size label in the leggings check size is correct for that legging

Follow reference sample /Document

While checking finished garments, you must refer the approved samples and style file.

  • Check fabric shade is as per approved sample
  • Check all trims are there as per style requirement and quality of those trims matched with reference
  • If you have a testing report, check all fabric performance test are OK in the testing result (Like fibre content, dimensional stability, color fastness etc.)

Make it a habit ladies to check quality before buying any items. To get a pair best leggings, enquire within.