Danskin stole my inch…

Cutting an inch or two off plus-size clothing and selling it as the same size is not fair. 

rp_Danskin2-1024x1024.pngSo, I go to get workout gear at my usual place (Walmart) and pick out a Danskin shirt in my size. I decide to wear it for my yoga practice today and could barely get the shirt on. It says 2X, yet, I swear Danskin took an inch off each side. Two inches and you are still selling it as a 2X?

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