Shorten jeans with original hem

Learn how to shorten your jeans with the original hem using this step-by-step DIY guide. Say goodbye to frayed edges and create a polished look for your favorite pair of jeans.
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How to Hem Jeans like a Professional

I am 5'2" necessitating LOTS of hemming and shortening of pants, skirts, and dresses. I just can't find anything the right length. If you've ever priced the cost of professional seamstresses (and add in the time it takes to get your clothing back), it costs a fortune to have everything you buy hemmed. I learned years ago how to hem pants and skirts, but jeans always gave me grief. A couple of years ago my older sister showed me a pair of her jeans that she had hemmed professionally, and it…

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How to Shorten Jeans {Original Hem, Machine, Hand, No-Sew}

Learn how to shorten jeans in 5 different ways using a sewing machine, hand sewing, or without sewing. Includes keeping the original hem.

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Karen Piergies
Kate Ng on Instagram: "Had to shorten RTW jeans but I wanted to keep the original hem because the topstitching is nice! When it comes to blue denim, I’m buying - sometimes I find things second hand (then no need to break them in!), sometimes new ... ultimately I have the brands I like and guess what, they sew jeans way better than I do and have denim wash colours that I like.

Having said that, still feels pretty good to use sewing skills to adjust a bit here and there that I want :-) and a length alteration is not hard.

Ps. my chambray shirt is @paper_theory Olya I made in 2022 and still wear and show here with regularity! A button-down is not an item I’ll ever buy RTW again.

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Hemming Jeans With Original Hem By Hand

Kate Ng on Instagram: "Had to shorten RTW jeans but I wanted to keep the original hem because the topstitching is nice! When it comes to blue denim, I’m buying - sometimes I find things second hand (then no need to break them in!), sometimes new ... ultimately I have the brands I like and guess what, they sew jeans way better than I do and have denim wash colours that I like. Having said that, still feels pretty good to use sewing skills to adjust a bit here and there that I want :-) and a…

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Kim Hensley