do it yourself divas: DIY: Hem Jeans Fast & Easy (Retaining the original hem--this is super easy sewing and it's not rocket science, but not everyone thinks to do it this way, and it looks infinitely better than cutting the original hem off.
I have big calves and tgis is great, as no skinnt jean looks good on me.Super easy tutorial on how to turn mom jeans into skinny jeans that fit perfectly! I've done this with like 4 pairs of thrifted jeans now. love it!
15 Things To Make From Old Jeans. Something I can do with the old, ripped jeans I can't even give away to charity, but have felt too guilty to throw away cuz I felt that there had to be some way to recycle them. I'm so excited!
Turn old jeans into skinnies by laying a skinny pair on top of inside-out old jeans and tracing the skinny leg line with chalk onto the old jeans. Then sew a line down the chalk line, cut off the excess, hem up the bottoms if too long
Alteration: My new favorite way to keep original hem on jeans
2 of 6 Put the jeans on, find where you want your jeans to lay and pin it. Roll the jeans up so that the original hem is slightly above that mark, and pin it. do it yourself divas: DIY: Hem Jeans Fast Easy
49-Cent Friday: Refashioning Baggy Pants Into Skinny Jeans
How To Hem Jeans Tutorial This is such a quick and easy way to hem jeans! It is GREAT for kids jeans too. Also, the hem can be undone so when they grow and need the length back. What you will need : Jeans Pins Sewing Machine