How to make fashionable shorts?
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The summer wardrobe will not be complete without fashion,stylish shorts, favorably emphasizing long, slender legs. They are comfortable and not hot. Shorts are combined with many elements of clothing and shoes. In stores a wide variety of models, but not always it is possible to choose suitable for color, length, finish. In this case, do not get upset, because it's easy to make your own fashionable jeans shorts. It will take a little time, a little patience and limitless imagination.
How to crop jeans?
To implement this, anyjeans. Well, if they are old, shabby and have long been hanging around in the closet. To get a second life, you need to carefully trim them to the desired length. In this case it is important not to rush, it is better to first measure the thing and mark with a chalk or a piece of soap the desired length. In no case can not cut two legs at once, since, most likely, it will turn out unevenly. Having shortened one leg and having convinced that the length is suitable, it is possible to proceed to another one.
Today, fringe and lace are again in fashion, sothe edges of new shorts can be decorated with lace or dissolve, removing strings with a needle or tweezers. If you want to sew the edges, you should leave a stock of fabric so that the thing does not turn out to be too short.
Painting and bleaching
When the main part of a stylish wardrobewill be ready, you can continue to experiment further, because shorts in this season should be bright, shabby or combine several colors. You can create clarified areas, for thisA bleach is needed, three parts of whichdilute one part of the water. The denim shorts section, intended for bleaching, is immersed in the solution. If the fabric is dark, then it must be kept in the solution longer, until the desired shade is obtained. After the procedure, rinse the product in vinegar and wash it.
For painting in bright colors you need to buyA special dye for the fabric and, following the instructions on the package, paint the shorts in full or in part. For deep penetration of the paint, it is useful before the process to soak the product in water with calcined soda for half an hour, and then proceed to staining.
After your shorts are painted inthe right color, you can start decorating your creation. Rivets, sequins, spikes, beads, lace, chains - all this will make a new wardrobe thing into a unique thing. It is interesting to look at holes that are very easy to make by cutting two parallel lines and pulling the cross strings on the resulting section of the fabric. If you have embroidery skills, you can decorate ready-made denim shorts with an original pattern.
What else can you create from jeans, you can learnfrom the article What to make of old jeans. Information on which of the other materials can be sewn shorts and how to do it, you can learn from the article How to sew shorts.