6 DIY Tutorials for Jeans Alterations

Finding a pair of perfectly fitting jeans is a fantastic feeling, Unfortunately, if you are anything like me, finding ready-to-wear jeans that fit just right is nearly impossible. Alterations to the rescue! I have gathered up 8 tutorials for you to help you through some basic alterations to get those perfect jeans.

1. How to Hem Jeans & Preserve the Original Hem from here at Peek-a-Boo Pages

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2. Fixing Saggy Butt & Thighs from Pleats and Ruffles

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3. How to Make The Waist Bigger on Jeans from eHow.com

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4. Fixing the Waist Gap from Alterations Needed

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5. Replacing a Jeans Zipper from Learning Alterations

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6. Turning Straight Jeans into Skinny Jeans from The Vault Files

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If you would like some practice before you start altering your nice jeans, start with some from a thrift store or a yard sale. Good luck with your alterations!

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