How to make holes on jeans?
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You can make the most common jeansbegan to look more stylish and bright. One of the ways with which you can update a boring thing without spending extra money is to make holes on jeans. Most of all for this case jeans made of dense fabric.
But what holes do on jeans, eachsolves itself. After all, holes can be made both from the front and from behind. Very sexy look completely riddled jeans - for this you can cut through the cuts all front panel with each leg. Behind usually make holes right under the buttocks. You can make a small neat hole in the form of a heart or a hole in the form of a geometric figure.
How to make holes on jeans yourself: ways
Holes can be made on old jeans by anyonepiercing-cutting object. For this purpose, scissors, a sharp knife, an awl or an ordinary needle will do. It is necessary to start with small holes, which can then be optionally increased. Expand the area of the hole can be not only with a knife, but also a nail file, a comb-scallop or anything that falls under the arm.
A blade or a needle?
If there is a large amount of patience, then you can make beautiful holes on jeans with a usual big needle ("gypsy"). For this you need one or a pair of threadspull out of the leg, while removing the longitudinal thread, since the transverse are thicker and stronger. But this is a rather laborious process, one can say, a jewelry.
Therefore, it is best to have a blade. With the help of the blade, small incisions are made - then the process goes much faster. After prorizyvaniya holes in the legs, you can treat their edges with whiteness or any other bleach - so jeans will look more stylish. To the edges have acquired a fringe, jeans must also be stretched by hand or in a typewriter.
Emery, pumice and so on
In addition to the traditional cutting of pants with scissors or a knife, in the network you can find a lot of non-standard or rather creative tips. Some innovatorsoffer to use sandpaper, pumice stone or iron hard brush in order to wipe the hole on the leg.
But in this case the result does not always justifywaiting, and efforts must be made at the same time quite a lot and, accordingly, spend a lot of time. But if there was a failure and the hole turned ugly, then you can fix the situation. In our article How to make a patch, you can find tips that will help decorate the place with an ugly hole.
How to make art holes on jeans
Not always the owner of jeans wants a hole onthey were formless. Sometimes you want to make a hole in the form of some figure, for example, asterisks and hearts. These are so-called "art" holes. How to make them?
To cut through the jeans in the legroom artistichole, you must first determine its shape. If the heart is chosen, it is best to make a scale, along which the incision will be applied. After the template is selected andit is necessary to attach it to the leg in the desired place and outline it with a piece of chalk or a simple pencil. So, the place of the future hole is designated, now it is necessary to "make" it.
For cutting is best to take advantage of sharpa stationery knife or a scalpel. The usual knife, most likely, will not approach, as it is not sharp enough and will not give the necessary effect. In the leg, you need to shove a piece of plywood or board, so that when cutting through, do not damage it from both sides. After all the manipulations described, you can finally begin to cut. If the hole was not in the right place, then you can fix it by using the tips from our article How to Sew a Hole.
Edge processing of art hole
After the desired shape of the hole is obtained,it is necessary to fix its edges. This is necessary so that the hole cut out by the pattern after the first washing of the pants does not lose its shape, as the threads simply fall and the former heart turns into a regular formless hole.
How to fix the edges? To do this, you need to take a needle and thread and sew it with a simpleline seam (only not over the edge, but along thehim). If the edges of the art hole are fixed, they will remain smooth, they will not hurry. Thread can be taken as a tone of jeans, and contrast. But if you choose a bright shade of thread, then the seam should also be done neat, as it will become part of the decor of the pants. You can also fix the edges of the hole if you glue them with non-woven fleece.
On the same page you will find videos and photos about how to make holes on jeans. From our article What to make of old jeans you will learn about how you can remake your old jeans.