This is how you shorten your jeans while keeping the original hem! A great trick to reattaching the hem will keep your jeans from looking unfinished: http://www.ehow.com/how_2305591_reattach-original-jeans-hem.html?utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=inline&utm_campaign=fanpage

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How to Hem Jeans with original hem Find the easy to follow tutorial here: http://doityourselfdivas.blogspot.com/2011/12/diy-hem-jeans-fast-easy.html

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My favorite pin EVER! I tried this and it is so easy and you can hardly tell it is not the original hem. Very clever! From the Tiny Tidbits Blog: How to Hem Jeans like a Professional

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I actually learned this technique while working at a denim retailer. It is the absolute best way to hem your jeans without losing the detail of the bottom hem. BEFORE ALTERING: BOTTOM OPENINGS: When altering a pair of jeans you always want to consider the bottom opening. Straight leg denim is the easiest because you … … Continue reading →

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Hem Jeans Like A Pro! I had no idea I was doing this wrong! The best way to hem your jeans without losing the detail of the bottom hem!

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How to hem your jeans and keep the original hem! It will work with flares. The only difference is that you need to do a small reinforced stitch to resize the hem to the width of the pants where you'll hem. Sofie Love has a blog that demonstrates this.

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