One of the main things on my list of things I wanted to sew was a new pair of black skinny jeans. I wear my dark blue Ginger jeans
all the time but black is more of a base colour to me than blue, and my only (storebought) pair of skinnies is way too big on me in the waist.Hanne
and me visited Stéphanie
a few weeks ago and visited De Stoffenstraat
(when in Rome...). I stumbled upon the perfect black stretch jeans and went for it!
So yeah, these are the Closet Case Ginger jeans
, in a straight size 8, just like the first time. I tried them on before attaching the waistband and took the sides in a tiny bit at the waist, but apart from that I made no alterations. We also took some really weird photos for this, and none of them show the details very well. Sorry!
Sewing these was a breeze, it just takes a while because of all the small details and... [read more]