Thursday, August 17, 2017

Even more distressed jeans

Here's a tip you probably don't need: Jeans, even with a high elastic fibre content, are not suitable gear for rock wall climbing.  I might have mentioned this once or twice to the family member who thought it was worth a try... Turns out fashion is not more important than function.

This is what happened on the wall:
 
Spectacular, no? The jumper remained on for the rest of that day, and she moved very carefully. The jeans were already faux-distressed, and so lots of section were already weak and wearing through, but they are also favourites.  So these other jeans (hmm, I see a pattern here) were used for reinforcing.

 
And now the favourites look like this:


And up close, the mix of faux and real distressing - successful save:












Happy sewing!
Mimi



2 comments:

Chickie Walsh said...

Great patch job! They look fabulous.
Chickie

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