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Jeans into a skirt???

mem1 | Posted in General Discussion on

Hello I have had a request from a young man who wants to give his girlfreind his jeans made into a denim skirt!!!!!! Its an anniversary present! Have any of you done this and if so how? What do I do with the crotch bit???Have i let myself in for a big deal????


  1. Jean | | #1

    try this link. It's been discussed before somewhat.

  2. stitchmd | | #2

    If it hasn't already occured to you to ask, check whether these jeans fit her as jeans. He may not realize that you are only changing the legs into a skirt, not cutting down or enlarging the waist and hips.

    1. mem1 | | #3

      I knew that I shouldnt have let myself in for this!!!

  3. SewNancy | | #4

    I did this for my daughter with too tight jeans and added inserts down the side.  My husband patiently took out all the stitching so that I had  seam allowances which helped reduce the fray factor.  Here are some pictures.

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