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Jean-ius: Reverse Engineer Your Favorite Fit taught by Kenneth D. King

Recreate your favorite jeans without taking them apart. Couturier Kenneth D. King teaches this amazing class, full of couture sewing techniques.

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Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Sizing Men
Style Hipster
Joemadsen76 on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? Sewing machine serger denim thread

Joemadsen76 on craftsy.com

What are you most proud of? I'm most proud that I didn't give up. The first couple of drafts weren't great. I knew I could do it though. I can't wait to show my new jeans off to my friends.

Joemadsen76 on craftsy.com

What advice would you give someone starting this project? Drink wine. I'm only kind of kidding. I advise on getting a good serger and get comfortable with using it first. Second use a test piece of fabric to see what kind of threads, top sticking, and design lines you'd like to use. And finally don't rush. Unlike cooking you aren't limited by time. Have fun!!!

Joemadsen76 on craftsy.com

They look great!

11/21/2012 Flag

Very nice jeans! Sergers com in handy, don't they?

01/16/2013 Flag

The detailing on the back pockets is sick! Love these jeans -- terrific job!

01/21/2013 Flag

Joe, was this easy for you? Im tired of paying $290 for jeans that I can make for a bit less.

01/30/2013 Flag

These look great. Good for you!

03/15/2013 Flag