You will need
- A strip of cloth, similar to the one from which to sew jeans, blade, needle, thread.
Before starting work it is necessary to be washed and ironed pants. It is also worth to see how were hemmed pants before your intervention. Most often jeans just bent, and then stitched. In this case, your task is greatly simplified. You need to unpick the hem on both legs. Then choose carefully from the site of the former seam all the threads.
Then wet the bottom of the pants. Try to iron their iron so that the crease line will not be visible. If the first attempt failed, try to re-flatten so that in these places the fabric as little as possible frowned.
Now we need to find the right color and texture of the fabric 2 strips with a width of about 4 centimeters. The strips are best cut on the cross. That is exactly how the pants are cut.
Then align the front sides. Then put the long edge of the strips on the bottom of the Trouser. Now baste and stitch on the machine. Fold and zautyuzhte seam.
Now sewn stripes need to bend as it is done in the simple treatment of the bottom of the product. Baste obtained the ACC, and then manually sew the seam, which will not be visible on the outside of the pants. This way you can 2-3 cm to lengthen the pants.
You need to pay attention to the fact that ACC to unpick should be very careful. Otherwise, the fabric can be penetrated.
Extend denim jeans can be a little in another way. This approach is appropriate if it is possible to purchase exactly the same fabric. In this case, it is possible to make the flaps of such width that you need. Lengthen jeans other fabric will not work. The side that is bending, it will be very noticeable. But if there is no suitable cloth, the bottom can be done, for example, a leather fringe. In addition, such leather panels look good and the knee.
Advice 2: How to manually hem your jeans
At first glance it seems that hemming jeans is very simple, it is enough to have a sewing machine and sharp scissors. But really budding seamstress faces a number of challenges, such as thick material, especially at the joints of the joints, which could break the needle, need to find thread for the other seams and many others. All these difficulties can be avoided if to hem your jeans by hand with special technique.
You will need
- Tailoring chalk or a thin piece of soap, sharp scissors, needle, strong thread, iron with the possibility of Stripping.
Measure on the jeans the length you need. Measure carefully, because if you cut too much, fix anything it will be very hard. The perfect length is when the pant legs cover the heel to the middle. If you have to measure without shoes, leave a length to accommodate bending, so that legs touched the floor from the heels.
Tailor's chalk or a thin piece of soap put a line where you will cut. Lay the jeans on a flat surface like a table and make sure that the cut lines on the both legs the same. Cut lower leg on the put line, then carefully cut the lower part with the factory seam. This detail will be useful.
From the wrong side sew a piece of fabric with a factory firmware to a sliced leg linen seam, then treat the resulting new seam along the edges, the material began to crumble.
Otparit the seams first with the wrong side and then from the front. If you did everything correctly, then what you cut, and then stitched, it will be almost imperceptible. From the side it will seem that your legs ordinary factory stitching.
It is most convenient to hem your jeans with a straight cut. If we are talking about the flared trousers, the excess length of the factory seam will need to cut, but so gently to the side seams stayed in place and continued to coincide with the vertical stitching on the lower seam.
Much harder to sew manually strongly tapered jeans. If a little wrong, the fabric is in place proshiva begin to get an accordion that looks unnatural and very ugly. Attach the factory seam to the pant leg, and sweeps it around the perimeter. Where the seam will be missed, it will have to take out the side seam of the matter that remained after trimming.
Advice 3: How to extend children's jeans
Small children grow very fast. If you bought a new and beautiful thing, and your child does not have time to use it, do not rush to give it to friends or throw it away. A little imagination – and the old jeans will be exclusive, and none of the others do not come to mind that thing redone.
To extend children's jeans , you can use inserts. To do this, carefully cut both legs, making sure that the length was 2-3 cm below the knee. Then you must prepare the insert. Its width should equal the width of your trousers and the height is determined by the size lengths. Pristrochite on the reverse side to the corresponding places of trousers prepared detail. On the front side the edges of the double decorative stitching.
To give children's jeans to the desired length using the new belt. Please note that it will be wider than the previous one. Old belt fight back, and new material take the strip that will have the same length. Its width can be from 10 to 18 cm, depending on dual or triple zone you are going to do. Leave the seam, stepping back from the bottom edge 1-1,5 cm Then stitch the side seam from the wrong side, fold wrong side to wrong side and pristrochite front side. Make a stitch to insert elastic and insert it into the drawstring. After that, the belt can be sew to the pants.
To change the length of the jeans, you can expend less effort: sew the bottom strip of fabric, lace or braid. Do not pick up fabric in the color of the pants. On the contrary, use bright colors, and the seam make maximum contrast. However, this method is suited more for girls.
Will help to increase the length of children's pants cuff buttoned. Take the cuff to the desired length, but do not sew it to the trousers, and decorate the edges with the eyelets and buttons.
If you need to lengthen the jeans by only 2-3 cm, then you can Unscrew the ACC at the bottom of the leg. Edge to edge with braid or simply handle double decorative line. The only disadvantage of this method – bands from the previous ACC. But you can get out of the situation, pristroju to the place of bending a piece of bright tape.