Will people be able to notice that my shorts have NoRiders applied to them?
No. Once NoRiders are applied properly to your shorts, the only thing people will notice is how great you look in a pair of your favorite shorts – nothing more.
Will I feel NoRiders against my legs as I move about?
No. You will quickly forget that your shorts even have NoRiders – except that they no longer ride up your thighs and crotch area.
Will the Iron-on Patches adhere to stretchy fabric like Spandex?
NoRiders Iron-on Patches (included with every order) will not adhere well to shorts containing stretchy material such as Spandex.
How well do NoRiders Iron-on Patches adhere to the shorts?
Very well. We have chosen a very fine quality of cotton patch material with industrial strength adhesive applied to one side. When applied according to the directions, NoRiders Iron-on Patches should adhere very well to the fabric of your shorts or pants. If they begin to peel away from the fabric, simply re-iron them back on.
How well do NoRiders Sew-in Stays adhere to the shorts?
Extremely well. NoRiders Sew-in Stays can be sewn within the seam allowance, under the surged seam of existing shorts, or sewn within the inseam of new shorts. Sewn properly into the shorts, they should prevent the pants legs from riding up for the life of the shorts.
How well do NoRiders Self-adhesive Stays adhere to the shorts?
Very well. We have chosen a industrial strength adhesive that is applied to each side of the stay covered by a thin protective strip until application. When applied according to the directions, NoRiders Self-adhesive Stays should adhere very well to the fabric of your shorts or pants. With each pair of stays, we also include a pair of iron-on Comfort Patches for added comfort and longevity.
Are NoRiders Sew-in Stays reusable?
Yes. NoRiders Sew-in Stays can be applied to shorts again and again.
Are NoRiders Self-adhesive Stays reusable?
Yes and No. Once applied to fabric, the adhesive retains some residue of the fabric material if removed, making them less effective if applied again. However, they can be applied to shorts again and again if applied in a similar fashion as sew-in stays.
Do NoRiders Iron-on Patches endure through many washings?
Yes. Given the quality patch material and industrial strength adhesive we have chosen, NoRiders Iron-on Patches should adhere quite well and endure many washings when applied according to the directions. If they begin to peel away from the fabric, simply re-iron them back on.
Are NoRiders Iron-on Patches and Inseam Stays comfortable against the skin?
Yes. Given that our patches (made of soft, durable cotton) prevent the stays from ever making contact with the skin, you will hardly notice their presence within your shorts.
Are NoRiders Iron-on Patches irritable or abrasive to the skin?
No. NoRiders Iron-on Patches are made of soft, durable cotton. Therefore, they should never irritate or feel abrasive to the skin.
Are NoRiders Inseam Stays irritable or abrasive to the skin?
No. When applied according to the directions, NoRiders Inseam Stays should never come into direct contact with the skin. They are designed to be insulated from your skin either by the patch, the seam, or the seam allowance. As an added measure of safeguarding your comfort, each stay is precisely curved and sealed at each end to further prevent any potential irritation or abrasion.
Are NoRiders Inseam Stays durable?
Extremely durable. Made of 100% polyester, NoRiders Stays will most likely outlast the longevity your shorts.
Can I sew through NoRiders Inseam Stays in order to secure them to my shorts?
Yes. NoRiders Inseam Stays can be sewn through without compromising their functionality.
Can I cut through NoRiders Inseam Stays in order to fit them to my shorts?
We strongly discourage and advise against cutting through our stays as they will most likely penetrate the apparel material and prove to be abrasive to your skin. NoRiders Inseam Stays are precisely curved and sealed at each end to minimize potential irritation or abrasion to the skin.
What are NoRiders Iron-on Patches made of?
NoRiders Iron-on Patches are made 100% soft, durable, and pre-shrunk cotton.
What are NoRiders Inseam Stays made of?
NoRiders Inseam Stays are made of 100% polyester.
Will NoRiders work in capris and long pants?
All NoRiders products should perform just as well in capris and pants as they do in shorts. Testing their effectiveness in your particular clothes is the only sure way to know.