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Alteration: My new favorite way to keep original hem on jeans

I am short. There is no other way to put it. I'm barely 5' tall. I think I've only bought two pairs of used jeans in my life that were already hemmed to my length...ever...in my life! My mom always...
  • Carol Lutz

    how to hem jeans and keep the original hem!- Brilliant!! Took about 10 minutes start to finish, and that included reinforcing and the top-stitching! I used to HATE hemming pants.

  • Gina H

    How to hem jeans and still keep original hem! I think I need a sewing machine.

  • Amy Aldridge

    shorten jeans and keep the original hem

  • Mignon Hamlin

    Hem jeans and keep the original hem. Plus, lots of other sewing ideas with lots of pics.

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