"mom jeans" to Summer shorts DIY


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its time to re-vamp those old jeans you have in your closet!
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what you need ::
blue jeans
scissors
fabric
coordinating thread
sewing machine
pins

start by trying on your jeans and marking where you want them stop.
cut off both legs.

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measure the width of the leg and double it. This is the length that you will cut your fabric.
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cut two strips of fabric that are the width you measured by 5 1/2″.
press them long-ways and wrong sides together.
Sew the ends together so that the fabric makes a circle.
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flip your shorts inside out and match up all three raw edges.
Pin in place.
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Sew all the way around and repeat on the other leg.
Flip your shorts right side out.
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Press the cuff you mad up and wear them proudly!
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