It can be devastating when your favorite pair of jean gets a rip or shrunk in the wash. Buying new jeans is such a pain, especially when you’re emotionally attached to the ones that you already own. Before you go out in search of a new pair, here’s seven easy hacks to fix your jeans and make them wearable again.
Your favorite pair might be salvageable after all
1. Replace a Broken Zipper
You’ll need a seam ripper, a sewing machine, and a new zipper for this quick fix
2. Fix Gaps at the Waist
Sewing a strip of elastic at the waist band will cinch your jeans for a perfect fit
3. Take in Your Skinny Jeans
If you’ve lost weight or find your skinnies a little baggy, easily take in your jeans with the help of a sewing machine
4. Repair Rips at the Inner Thigh
Grab an old pair of thick-weighted pants and your sewing machine to repair this stubborn area
so next time you feel like throw away your old jeans, i want you to stop for a little while and think about it because you can turn your old jeans to a new one.