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

How to Reattach an Original Jeans Hem

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

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

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

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

A Complete Guide On How To Hem Jeans - Yes Missy!

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

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 →

DIY: Hem Your Jeans Like A Pro

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 →

Now remove the first (lower) line of pins, then fold the jeans outward so the original hem edge meets your second (upper) line of pins. Pin this fabric in place evenly all the way around. Make sure the seams align at the sides. Take the jeans to your sewing machine and stitch right next to the original hem. It helps to fit the tube of the jean legs over the "free arm" of your sewing machine, if you have one, so the fabric lays flat.

How to Hem/Shorten Jeans (with the Original Hem!)

Now remove the first (lower) line of pins, then fold the jeans outward so the original hem edge meets your second (upper) line of pins. Pin this fabric in place evenly all the way around. Make sure the seams align at the sides. Take the jeans to your sewing machine and stitch right next to the original hem. It helps to fit the tube of the jean legs over the "free arm" of your sewing machine, if you have one, so the fabric lays flat.

Tutorial - Hemming Jeans - a quilters technique. Clever trick for bulky seams.

Tutorial - Hemming Jeans - a quilters technique. Clever trick for bulky seams.

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.

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

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.

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 →

DIY: Hem Your Jeans Like A Pro

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 →

If you have a sewing machine, shortening jeans is one of the quickest alterations you can do, so it is well worth the effort to fix those dragging hems once and for all... learn how at the Craftsy blog.

How to Hem/Shorten Jeans (with the Original Hem!)

If you have a sewing machine, shortening jeans is one of the quickest alterations you can do, so it is well worth the effort to fix those dragging hems once and for all... learn how at the Craftsy blog.

After years of plain skinny jeans taking over everything, the fashion world has finally been having some fun with denim the past few seasons. Throwbacks like high-waist mom jeans, flared denim, and wide-leg pants have come back into style. Comfy boyfriend jeans and trendy destroyed jeans have been huge. This spring and summer, we can add something else to the list: frayed hem jeans, which have become super popular in the last few weeks, and will probably stick around for a while.

20 Style Tips On How To Wear Frayed Hem Jeans

After years of plain skinny jeans taking over everything, the fashion world has finally been having some fun with denim the past few seasons. Throwbacks like high-waist mom jeans, flared denim, and wide-leg pants have come back into style. Comfy boyfriend jeans and trendy destroyed jeans have been huge. This spring and summer, we can add something else to the list: frayed hem jeans, which have become super popular in the last few weeks, and will probably stick around for a while.

How to Hem Jeans and Keep the Original Hem--EASY tutorial

How to Hem Jeans and Keep the Original Hem-EASY tutorial {Fun Friday

Good morning, Everyone! I hope you are all having a wonderful week! You may remember that I’ve talked about one of my favorite mule styles to wear right now in a recent post, and today, I’d like to add yet another style that’s been on constant rotation as of late. Case in point, these uber cool Shiloh flat … Read More

Good morning, Everyone! I hope you are all having a wonderful week! You may remember that I’ve talked about one of my favorite mule styles to wear right now in a recent post, and today, I’d like to add yet another style that’s been on constant rotation as of late. Case in point, these uber cool Shiloh flat … Read More

Quick & easy, no stitch or sewing required, reversible or temporary cheat for hemming jeans using original hem. MUST SEE!

Quick & easy, no stitch or sewing required, reversible or temporary cheat for hemming jeans using original hem. MUST SEE!

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