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To shorten jeans and keep the original hemming..ingenious! Did this today and will NEVER hem another way again!
A well-fitting pair of jeans is a find and sometimes they need to be hemmed and this is the right way to do it. Here's how to make your jeans last: www.chiconashoest...
How To Hem Jeans Tutorial This is such a quick and easy way to hem jeans! It is GREAT for kids jeans too….I’ll show you at the end but the hem can be undone so when they grow and need the length back..YOU HAVE IT! What you will need : Jeans Pins Sewing Machine
DIY Sewing Alterations: How to shorten jeans or pants and still keep the original hem tutorial!
Used this technique on a pair of jeans and it turned out fabulous. You cannot tell that there is a mock hem unless your eyes are less than a foot from the base of the jeans. So excited to have finally tried this. Took ten min. start to finish to shorten my jeans by 1 1/4"