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Instant biker chic.
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These jeans add a touch of biker-chic to any top combination.

Style with a slouchy hat and some metallic accessori

Posted by Jenna C. from New York, New York, United States • Published See Jenna C.'s 118 projects »
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  • How to make jeans. Rocker Chic Studded Pocket Jeans - Step 1
    Step 1

    Gather your materials and plug in your iron.

  • How to make jeans. Rocker Chic Studded Pocket Jeans - Step 2
    Step 2

    Lay jeans face down on work surface and measure the pocket width/height (use a ruler or just lay your metallic strips down for reference). IE: Our longest strip was 5 1/2".

  • How to make jeans. Rocker Chic Studded Pocket Jeans - Step 3
    Step 3

    Cut your studded trim strips accordingly. Remember, it's always better to cut a few extra rows and trim it later when you place it on the pocket.

  • How to make jeans. Rocker Chic Studded Pocket Jeans - Step 4
    Step 4

    Using seam ripper and scissors, loosen the patch pocket from the jeans. Be careful not to destroy the pocket entirely! You should remove one top corner and one side entirely (see image).

  • How to make jeans. Rocker Chic Studded Pocket Jeans - Step 5
    Step 5

    Some excess destruction is okay, it adds to the look.

  • How to make jeans. Rocker Chic Studded Pocket Jeans - Step 6
    Step 6

    With pocket pulled back, lay strips of studs down until shape is filled.

  • How to make jeans. Rocker Chic Studded Pocket Jeans - Step 7
    Step 7

    Lay press cloth or printer paper on top of strips, and iron for 25-30 seconds. Press an additional 10-15 seconds from the back to ensure hold. Let cool completely before proceeding.

  • How to make jeans. Rocker Chic Studded Pocket Jeans - Step 8
    Step 8

    Tip: If you trimmed a few studs off to fit your pocket, use the excess studs to further decorate the pocket.

  • How to make jeans. Rocker Chic Studded Pocket Jeans - Step 9
    Step 9

    Further distress your pocket and surrounding denim, and you're ready to try them on!

  • How to make jeans. Rocker Chic Studded Pocket Jeans - Step 10
    Step 10

    Voila - instant biker chic.

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Jenna C.
Jenna C. · New York, New York, US · 123 projects
You don't even feel it!
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CO + K User

does it feel weird to sit on??
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Jet H.
Jet H. · Haarlem, North Holland, NL · 108 projects
really cool , but i must put them on something else, because i'm always sitting, and nobody couldn't see them and i'm either, I will think about it. but i love this, thanks for sharing and the tute.
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Sherlaine Y.
Sherlaine Y.
so kick ass! i love it xD
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