Jean shorts patched with fabric and basic stitches

An elegant way to mend jeans
AN ELEGANT WAY TO MEND JEANS

I made these unique decorative patches with minimal material and in a very short time. This cross stitched pattern is a basic running stitch where we simply carry the thread at the back of our work to move to the next section. This fun and easy project is ideal for beginners.

Keep on reading to learn how to do this cross stitch and to see the final result!

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Embellished pearl sweater

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PEARLS ARE A SWEATER’S BEST FRIEND

I needed to have a project to work on while we were spending the weekend at our in-law’s in Toronto. I searched through my clothes and though that this sweater could be improved with some pearls detailing.

It will be a quick project to complete, with a rewarding result.

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