Hemming Jeans

Learn how to hem jeans like a pro with these easy-to-follow tips. Get the perfect fit and length for your jeans with our step-by-step guide.
Sewing Basics, Sewing Alterations, How To Hem Pants, Sewing Jeans, Sewing Tutorials Clothes, Sewing Clothes, Sewing Hems, Sewing Projects For Beginners, Sewing For Beginners

The Backstory I am short. All the jeans I buy are too long for me. But I sew. So I thought I could cut off the excess length and rehem the jeans, no problem. I was wrong--they looked awful and hand-sewn. In addition, I often broke a needle or two in the process--even thick needles labeled for leather and denim. I tried all sorts of gadgets invented for the home sewer hemming jeans, including a hard-to-manage plastic plate called "Jump the Bump" (I'm not kidding), but nothing worked. Over…

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Kathy Filer
How to Hem Jeans and Keep the Original Hem--EASY tutorial Sewing Basics, Jeans, How To Hem Pants, Sewing Jeans, Altering Clothes, Sewing Clothes, Jeans Diy, Sewing Hems, Diy Sewing Clothes

Welcome back to Fun Friday! I’ve been wanting to share this tip of how to hem jeans and keep the original hem for months now. Months! My sewing machine had some issues and I couldn’t figure out how to fix it so my good post idea sat tucked away in my brain. Every single time […]

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Leslie Hunley
Sewing Basics, Jeans, How To Hem Pants, Sewing Jeans, Sewing Clothes, Sewing For Beginners, Sewing Projects For Beginners, Sewing Hems, Sewing Hacks

Welcome back to Fun Friday! I’ve been wanting to share this tip of how to hem jeans and keep the original hem for months now. Months! My sewing machine had some issues and I couldn’t figure out how to fix it so my good post idea sat tucked away in my brain. Every single time […]

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Jinny Burford