Sadness falls on my underwear drawer!

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This is one of my favorite pairs of underwear.  They are by N2N Bodywear.  When I wear these, it’s as if everything is right in the universe.  The feel is unbelievable against my skin…so you can imagine the look of calmness that overtakes my face when I slip them on.  To get that feeling, you will have to take me at my word and get a pair of them.  They are the Twilight Brief in the Twilight collection.

The reason for my sadness is not from the briefs themselves.  I would say that this pair ranks in the top five of all time favorites.  That is saying something.

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The sadness comes from the stitching coming loose from the waistband.  I’ve owned them since the week of Christmas 2010.  That’s almost five months now.  I have underwear in my drawer I’ve owned since 2001.  The only hole in that pair was because I was wearing them while sitting on concrete beside a pool.  They snagged on something.

Anyway, back to the N2N briefs.  I slide the pair off and standing naked in the living room, I looked at the briefs.  I immediately saw light between the waistband and the red material.  “Damn it!” was the first thing from my mouth.  The second exclamation was, “Son of a bitch!”  And why the second profanity?

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I looked at the back of the briefs and saw the hole shown to the left.  Two places in the briefs where it was coming loose from the waistband!  I was speechless.  I am not rough on my underwear.  Honestly, they are probably my possessions that I take the most care of.  If I had the time, I would hand-wash every pair.  But being realistic, that would never happen.  I own only two pairs, at the most, I have to wash by hand.  They are special!

Struck with this situation, I was left unsure as to what I needed to do next.  Just throw the pair away?  I couldn’t.  I loved them too much.

Stitch the holes and carry on like it never happened?  What would that get me but a few more weeks/months of enjoyment until the holes appeared somewhere else along the waistband?

I need something more than self-repair.  I need a replacement from the manufacturer.  I feel it is their responsibility to replace a flaw in production.  I am wondering how many pairs sold have done this exact same thing.  Since this occurrence, I have contacted a person who has direct contact with the company.  If this doesn’t get any response, I will try getting in touch with them myself.  No one should have to deal with poor quality from something they like so much.

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