Painting denim is such a fun activity to do that can really bring new life to old worn out denim, or brand new denim you want to spice up! I actually had the idea to make and sell some painted denim to fund raise for a service trip I wanted to go on, and it […]
This refashion was inspired by this Madewell Distressed Denim Jacket. (It's on sale right now!) My mom bought it about a month ago, and I ended up really liking it. I had a denim jacket that I wanted to update and make trendier. I've had this jacket since my senior year of high school and it was my favorite denim jacket. It just needed a little sprinkling of refashion magic to be a closet favorite again. :) I am currently loving any distressed denim, and that was actually my favorite part of…
Frayed jeans are not a new fashion trend. Cut-off denim shorts have been worn for decades. The only difference is that back in the ’70s, you made your own. Now designers charge up to $250 for a distressed frayed pair of jeans. It has been years since I took a pair of scissors to my denim. But last week, I changed that for me.
Hey y’all, today we’re going to talk about denim jackets, or more specifically how to alter a jean jacket. Why would you want to alter one? Well, in my case it all has to do with patina and fading. I love vintage things. I love that they have history and stories and that there is...Read More
Hello Everyone! I hope this post finds you all healthy and happily refashioning. As for me, my love of denim jackets continues! When the thrift stores opened back up about a month ago, I found this genuine Levis jacket for $10. I added tapestry fabric on the yokes and back from another tapestry jacket that […]