Simple Hacks for DIY Distressed Jeans

posted by Nikhil Chowdhary June 20, 2016 2 Comments
distressed jeans

Were you about to throw away your old pair of denims? Well, think again! Ripped jeans are back in fashion this season and what more economical way than to make your old pair, the trendiest set in your wardrobe this summer? Check out these step by step simple hacks for DIY distressed jeans..

Step 1

Ensure you have all the right tools to make this happen. All you need is a cheese grater, a pin/scissors like tool and sand paper.

DIY distressed jeans tools

Step 2

Start by using the cheese grater on the area you want to work on. Begin by rubbing it on your jeans to loosen the threads.

DIY distressed jeans cheese grater

Step 3

To give your denims that faded appearance, use that sand paper on the worked area and bring out that distressed look.

DIY distressed jeans

Step 4

Once you start seeing the loosened strings on your jeans, you know you’re doing it right! Continue with the scissors/pin to separate the strings from one another to give it that genuine definition.

DIY distressed jeans

Step 5

Lastly but most importantly, make sure you don’t overdo the above mentioned hacks all over your jeans or the look may lose its charm. A good 3-4 distressed spots should do the trick!

DIY distressed jeans

Step 6

Enjoy your new pair of denims in-style. That’s all folks!

DIY distressed jeans


Sinju September 9, 2016 at 12:37 pm

I am not happy with the products ,whatever I have seen in picture I haven’t got that , I’m very unhappy ,I am sorry , I don’t want to shop again .

Sinju September 9, 2016 at 12:38 pm

Not happy with the products
,I didn’t get what exactly I was expecting .


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