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DIY Oversized Boyfriend Denim Shorts

How to make oversized denim shorts out of your boyfriend's old jeans. www.fashionrolla.com

Oversized Boyfriend Denim Shorts
[Boyfriend’s jeans makeover]

Ever since Katie Holmes spotted wearing her (at that time) husband’s jeans the ”boyfriend jean” became established cut in the denim pantheon. Following Katie’s brilliant idea I decided to take the name “boyfriend cut” literally and turn my boyfriend’s old jeans into oversized slouchy shorts in “used” look. And since the jeans was made for the male silhouette the shorts turned out especially loose and bulky.
So ladies check out your man’s closet, you might find something you like :). But be careful, this idea works only with jeans. Shorts made of boyfriend’s regular pants looks just weird :)…

How to make oversized denim shorts out of your boyfriend's old jeans. www.fashionrolla.com

How to make oversized denim shorts out of your boyfriend's old jeans. www.fashionrolla.com
Cut off the legs. Make sure you left enough length for the folds.

How to make oversized denim shorts out of your boyfriend's old jeans. www.fashionrolla.com
Keep the leftovers for future DIY projects.

How to make oversized denim shorts out of your boyfriend's old jeans. www.fashionrolla.com
Fold the edges twice and secure them with pins.

How to make oversized denim shorts out of your boyfriend's old jeans. www.fashionrolla.com
Now fix the folds with the thread.

How to make oversized denim shorts out of your boyfriend's old jeans. www.fashionrolla.com
And done!

How to make oversized denim shorts out of your boyfriend's old jeans. www.fashionrolla.com

How to make oversized denim shorts out of your boyfriend's old jeans. www.fashionrolla.com

How to make oversized denim shorts out of your boyfriend's old jeans. www.fashionrolla.com

How to make oversized denim shorts out of your boyfriend's old jeans. www.fashionrolla.com

How to make oversized denim shorts out of your boyfriend's old jeans. www.fashionrolla.com

How to make oversized denim shorts out of your boyfriend's old jeans. www.fashionrolla.com
Stylings:
Denim Shorts: DIY
Blouse: GAP
Sunnies: zeroUV
Necklace: DIY
Photo by T. Kauerhof

“I want to die with my blue jeans on.”

Thanks for reading,
Xenia Kuhn
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