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Make a skirt out of old jeans


 

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wilhitemichelehomemade skirt from old jeans

I would really like to make the long skirt. i have been looking for a pattern for this style shirt for ages, and had no luck locating anything close to this style skirt. ast 53 i
can’t believe i may beable to finally wear something i have been wanting to wear forever! 4 years ago


Riese105

Riese105A Work in Progress

So I finally picked up this project again today—had only gotten as far as cutting the seams of the pants legs. Today, i stitched the front together, and did a little of the back, but got halted wen i realised i wanted to undo some of the stitching and cant seem to find my seam ripper to undo the excess. I pretty much never lose things in my room, so it’s always odd when I can’t find something in here. Hope the skirt will turn out wearable when all is said and done. 5 years ago


SparkleshineforeverUntitled

i’ve cut the legs off the jeans and i;ve undid the sticthes but i’m having some trouble using a sewing machine 5 years ago


twinstarsLooking back...

Make sure the old jeans aren’t warped when you sew them together! Otherwise it’ll look a bit funny ;) 6 years ago


twinstarsI actually sewed the jean panels together

But I have to put a belt on the top and trim on the bottom. Hopefully it turns out good… 6 years ago


ournewDone!

I am not sure if I am going to wear this, but it was fun to make plus it is my first wereable! It’s also my first finished machine sewing project besides hemming pants. I bought a book called ‘99 Ways to Cut, Sew & Deck Out Your Denim’ I think I’ll make some skirts from that book. I hope soon. 6 years ago


mejakaIn high school

I made several skirts from old jeans. One was based on the idea of just opening the inner leg seams and laying them across each other; this doesn’t work with all jeans as the zipper will sometimes come down too far and make a weird pooch in the front. The others were mostly made of fabric for the actual skirt, with the yoke being the waist and first several inches of the jeans. 6 years ago


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