DIY Jeans

I'm wearing my DIY 501's today.  I was able to sew all of the patches on by opening the seams on the side with a seam ripper.  I sewed leather patches on with my old Elna machine and a leather needle–it was quite fun.  I'm wearing my jeans with my Dries sandals, Christopher Ross Lion belt, and thrifted cardigan.  The dogs decided to join last minute…..

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27 Responses
  • Alice January 25, 2009 at 5:33 PM

    Adorable. You did a great job on these. Its a real art to get the patches looking right and you have done it well. I love your sewing ideas. Your very creative. xx

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  • sara January 25, 2009 at 5:45 PM

    I love your dogs and your jeans and your hair and your shoes, ohmygoodness.

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  • Nubby January 25, 2009 at 6:15 PM

    I love the eclectic mix of your outfit! And those Dries are amazing…the mixing of different materials on the straps are a perfect match for your jeans!

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  • Jill January 25, 2009 at 7:54 PM

    You could sell these jeans…is “sell” the word I’m looking for…maybe it should be “sale”. Who the hell knows. The jeans are fantastic. I must find my big ass gold lion belt buckle. I know it’s around here somewhere!

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  • Nini Nguyen January 25, 2009 at 10:04 PM

    Judy – You did a great job!!!

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  • Martina January 26, 2009 at 12:27 AM

    Woooow, what a fabulous outfit!! There is nothing to add… F-A-B-U-L-O-U-S!!!

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  • life is a shoe January 26, 2009 at 1:21 AM

    i am really lusting over your shoes. I saw those in jane’s blog, i think you wore it with cuffed jeans and a yellow tshirt. i really love yours and your daughter’s blogs and shoe collection! keep it up!

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  • Amee January 26, 2009 at 8:26 AM

    What an innovative idea! The jeans look perfect! Those Dries definitely pair up nicely with the 501′s. Your pups are adorable :)

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  • KJB January 26, 2009 at 12:04 PM

    I just started cutting out my squares of t-shirt for the DIY skirt, now I need to do a pair jeans. At least my sewing machine will get some use.
    XOXO
    Kelly

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  • escritora January 26, 2009 at 1:51 PM

    great job. you look fabulous!
    corgi on second pic – 1000 kisses look :)

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  • Lola Re January 26, 2009 at 5:55 PM

    I love how you mix textures and colors. totally art :O)
    Lola Re

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  • m January 27, 2009 at 2:14 AM

    your outfit is perfect to me with the scarf. I love that you’re a bit eccentric with your style but still restrained and controlled, very elegant.

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  • larae January 27, 2009 at 3:28 PM

    You should totally sell these jeans! They rock!

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  • Amy Williams January 28, 2009 at 2:14 PM

    Those Dries shoes really are perfection <333

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  • laura January 28, 2009 at 9:56 PM

    love these photos. I want to steal your corgi! What a lovely family :)

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    you are fabulous, i am so happy i discovered your blog. i love it!

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    love the shoes .. please tell me where i can find the padding you have for the bench i love your home from what i can see its very similiar to mine ;)

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    Oh my, you are rockin’ it my dear. What a gorgeous gal in those amazing shoes, jeans and loving the lion belt!!!
    I might need some of those jeans!

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    I have this pair of jeans that I want to fix up a little. On the back pocket, there is a heart stitched in brown thread more or less the size of a Ritz cracker. The denim has a hole in it, right in the middle of the heart. I was thinking that I want to cut the shape of the heart out, and sew a patterened material inside the pocket, so the pattern shows through the heart. I don’t want the stitches from the part I sew on to be visible from the outside, so how should I do it? Any tips?

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