Friday, April 13, 2012

Hem Jeans and Keep the Original Hem!

Today I was asked by Youngest (she's here visiting), to hem her new jeans, and I remembered a tutorial that I had seen on Pinterest.   Instead of attempting to make my own tutorial, I'm just sharing a link for Abby's!

The best tutorial I found was from Sew Much Ado
I am extremely happy with the results, and so is my daughter!  I plan on doing a pair of my own pants next...like as soon as I post this!


Blessings ~ Juju

2 comments:

  1. I'm so glad to know someone to actually try it! Was it pretty easy to do? I'm not the best with the sewing machine, do you think its beginner level?

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  2. Cerina, It was pretty easy to do, just measure carefully. The sewing was a straight stitch, so that was easy. However, when I washed the jeans, they frayed a lot. In the future, I would probably add a zig-zag stitch along the cut edge. Juju

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