Great tutorial - need to try - - - Pleats and Ruffles: Tutorial: How to Take In Pants -- Next up in our Refashion/Refit series is a tutorial about how to take in pants. This is what I would call "the hard way" but it's the more correct way to do it. Hopefully this weekend, or early next week I'll go over the quick and easy way, so if this seems too complicated, don't lose hope! Check back!
Today I'm going to show you how to take jeans, cut them off, and hem them so they look like they were shorts all along! Why not just buy shorts, you ask? Well, there are a couple reasons. First of all, I got the jeans for $3 at my local thrift store. Jeans are more readily available than shorts there. Secondly, I suspect a conspiracy, just like the intimate apparel