AUTOPLAY
Denim Mending 101
6 steps
I've done a few quick fixes on these jeans but today I'm going to show you a more robust mend!
1. I've done a few quick fixes on these jeans but today I'm going to show you a more robust mend!
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First you need to unpick the inside leg seam. Unpick a good length so it can fit on your machine bed
2. First you need to unpick the inside leg seam. Unpick a good length so it can fit on your machine bed
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Cut a piece of denim scrap for your patch large enough to cover the rip
3. Cut a piece of denim scrap for your patch large enough to cover the rip
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Pin your scrap piece over the rip (jeans should be inside out) and sew around the edges w/a zigzag
4. Pin your scrap piece over the rip (jeans should be inside out) and sew around the edges w/a zigzag
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Turn your jeans the right way around and zig zag over the rip to close
5. Turn your jeans the right way around and zig zag over the rip to close
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Turn inside out again and sew up the leg! Zig zag or overlock the edges
6. Turn inside out again and sew up the leg! Zig zag or overlock the edges
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