In every girl’s closet there’s bound to be a stack of jeans which you simply don’t wear. The reasons may vary from being too tight to being too plain yet the fact remains; you once invested your money in them, so why not make the most of it? Here are a few ideas on how to re style those old jeans into something you’ll want to wear as often as you can!
1. Restyle your white jeans with a marker and some lace
Grab a permanent marker of the colour of your choice (preferably a sharpie pen or fabric marker) and trace along the designs on your lace! Turn your plain white jeans into a floral obsession!
Get the step by step instructions here!
2. Cut your jeans into shorts and add lace!
Try this feminine addition to shorts by hacking your jeans to the length you want and adding some lace embellishments along the edges! This one will surely get your friends begging for a pair of their own.
Here’s a link to the video tutorial!
3. Cuff the ends and add studs!
Take a pair of long jeans and cuff up the edges, then all you need to do is stick on some studs with glue and you’ve got a whole new edgy style!
4. Add studs along the side
To get an absolutely stunning look using a plain pair of jeans, add a toned down shade of small studs in a single line along the side of the jeans. For an even more daring look, only do it on one side!
5. Scatter pearls along one leg
Get this mesmerising look by sewing on an assortment of pearls to one leg of your jeans. This look is bound to be one of a kind and most coveted by your friends (inspired by a pair or $359 jeans). Get the tutorial here!
6. Go wild with leopard prints
Animal prints are the way to go when it comes to being daring with your denim endeavours. So take on this simple DIY and make a spectacular pair of faded leopard print jeans!
Get the step by step tutorial here!
7. Go hipster with a pair of customised jeans
Have a string of cute pompoms or a unique gota that you’d love to use on something? Then try adding along the edge to your jeans for the ideal hipster look!
Here’s a tutorial for someone who couldn’t resist adding pompoms to her daily denim!
8. Spice up the pockets with some bling
Grab a piece of sequined and cloth and add it to the back pockets of your plain pair of jeans to hike the bling quotient. Remember that you must add the cloth only to the pockets.
Here’s a quick tutorial on how to get it done.
9. Ombre for all occasions
Ombre is evidently the style of the season, and what could be more perfect for the summer than a pair of coloured ombre denims? Grab your old pair of shades jeans and give them an ombre makeover!
Get the tutorial on how to do it here!
10. Go out of this world with galaxy jeans
This may not be an easy DIY but the end result is simply spectacular. So try your hand at turning an old pair of black jeans into this unique and spellbinding pair of denims that will leave heads turning everywhere!
Get the complete step by step instructions here!