After umm-ing and err-ing about whether or not to rip up a pair of jeans myself or just buy a pair I finally bit the bullet today. I attacked these light blue denims with gusto and I’m happy to say after ripping, slashing, filing, tearing, snipping and fraying, I am delighted with the results. It took a bit of research and practise but I managed to get the look I was after. I wanted to make quite a few rips in the jeans and I wanted the rips to look authentic. This is the result, I turned up the hem for a more summery look.
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