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This Video Explains When (and If) You Need to Wash Your Jeans This Video Explains When (and If) You Need to Wash Your Jeans

Jeans are shockingly resilient clothes that may not need to be washed as often as you think. With all the contradictory information out there, this video helps explain why you might not want to wash your jeans.

Shorten Jeans in a Pinch by Rolling Them at the Knee Shorten Jeans in a Pinch by Rolling Them at the Knee

If you haven’t had a chance to get too long jeans hemmed but you want to wear them, roll them at the knee to get the right length. This technique sounds a little weird, but it looks better than your other alternatives.

Save Some Time and Money by Knowing What a Tailor Can and Can't Do Save Some Time and Money by Knowing What a Tailor Can and Can't Do

Tailors, along with cobblers, can help you avoid buying something new every time there’s an issue with your clothing. A Tailor can’t fix everything, though, so here are some of the big things they can and can’t fix.

This Video Shows How to Hem Your Jeans in About 15 Minutes This Video Shows How to Hem Your Jeans in About 15 Minutes

With just a little time and a sewing machine, you can hem your own jeans and skip paying someone else to do it.

This Video Explains How to Properly Care for Your Raw Denim Jeans This Video Explains How to Properly Care for Your Raw Denim Jeans

If you're one of the many out there who swear by raw denim jeans, there are a lot of important things you should know for keeping them in their prime. This video demonstrates how to take care of your jeans, reduce wear and tear, and also explains raw denim for those who aren't familiar with it.

Get Rid of the Gap in Your Jeans With a Small, Elastic Strip Get Rid of the Gap in Your Jeans With a Small, Elastic Strip

A good pair of jeans can be hard to find. One common fitting complaint is the gap that sticks out at the waistline. To fix this, sew a small piece of elastic to the back of your jeans.

Convert Bootcut Jeans Into Skinny Jeans with Some Simple Alterations Convert Bootcut Jeans Into Skinny Jeans with Some Simple Alterations

Everybody likes a good-fitting pair of jeans, but styles change. A few cuts and some basic sewing can help you transform a favorite pair of jeans in no time.

Wash New Jeans with Vinegar to Increase Their Lifespan Wash New Jeans with Vinegar to Increase Their Lifespan

You don't need to wash jeans as often as some of your other clothes, but when you do, a little vinegar can help keep them the right shade of blue.

Recycle Jeans Into a Garden Apron Recycle Jeans Into a Garden Apron

If you have a pair of jeans that is beyond repair you can repurpose them into a gardening (or other activity) apron by cutting away everything not part of the apron.

Force Your Phone to Stay Vertical in Your Pant Pocket with a Needle and Thread Force Your Phone to Stay Vertical in Your Pant Pocket with a Needle and Thread

It's a common problem for those of us who pocket our phones, and it's only gotten worse with the heavier, sleeker smartphones we've been carrying in recent years: Our phones won't stop falling over lengthwise in our pant pockets. Now, we can either get angry about the almost hourly occurrence and try to lay blame, or…

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