5 different ways to cuff jeans and show off shoes

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                   5 Types of Cuff Jeans Image Source: Google 

Are those jeans you are always too long for you? The best solution for this is to make cuff jeans which perfectly match all kind of styles. Why do you need cuff in your jeans? Because they’re never getting old. They are timeless and always trendy. When you wear beautiful, expensive shoes but your jean just cover them up. Well, in that case, you can make the cuff. Show off little skin and a lot of shoes with cuff.

If you consider what type of jeans best fitting for cuffing, well skinny jeans are the best. Cuff works better with skinny, straight fit or Bootcut jeans.

Wider cuff vs. small cuff

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              Small Cuff Jeans vs Wide Cuff jeans Image Source: Google

A wider cuff will give a more casual look than the narrow cuff. They are a little bit formal. If you consider what kind of cuff best fitting for you according to your body type, well if you are a short person you would rather choose small cuff because a wide cuff only makes you look even shorter. But if you are a tall person then you can use the wider cuff.

Single cuff vs. double cuff

single cuff jeans vs double cuff jeans
           Single Cuff Jeans vs Double Cuff Jeans Image Source: Google

single cuff jeans look more casual and also you can see the hem. What you have to do is just fold the jeans once. Here, if you like to give a more different look you can cut off the hem and pull out some treads using a tweezer and then fold it. Wear your  KNOTTED TOP with this single cuffy jeans.

Fold your jeans twice to create double cuff jeans. Now, smooth out the cuff to create a polish look. Here, you can’t see a hem at all. So you don’t want to worry about the hem.

The roll cuff

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                     Roll Cuff Jeans Image Source: Club Monaco


Summer is around the corner and your roll cuff jeans are the perfection of the summer season. Boyfriend jeans and Bootcut jeans would be best for the roll cuff. All you have to do is fold the bottom of your jeans about half-inch and roll it over. Don’t forget the messier look would make a better pair of roll cuff jeans

The under cuff

under cuff jeans
Under Cuff Jeans Image Source: Missprettypink

If you consider more about keeping the fold’s shape then under cuff should be your choice. what you have to do is fold the jeans depending on the size you want your jeans to be. Now iron on it. Then flip the cuff inside out. Again iron on it.

Make half cuff

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The half cuff is best suited for boyfriend jeans. 1st make a single about four-inch cuff. Next, pull the fold away from the top to create dimension and texture. Now fold the hem down toward you. Okay, now you have perfect half cuff jeans.


Don’t forget that shoes can completely change the entire look of your outfit and especially with cuffs your shoes are going to highlight more than anything. So, Wear fabulous sandals which are perfectly matching for your cuffy jeans.  In the summertime, there’s nothing sexier than sandals and skinny jeans. Yor skinny cuffy jean and naked sandals would be a perfect match.

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                   Suitable Shoes for Cuff Jeans Image Courtesy: Google

Thinking about showing off your newly bought high heels? Then half cuffy jeans and high heels should be your choice.

cuff jeans with high heels
                    Cuff Jeans With High Heels Image Courtesy: Google

Boots with a skinny roll cuffy jeans- hell yeah!

boots with skinny jeans
              Boots with skinny Cuff jeans Image source: Google

Going for a picnic? Then select sneakers with your all kind of cuffy jeans.

cuff jeans with shoes
                       Cuff jeans with shoe Image Source: Google-

Just like shoes, there are many different outfits you can try with cuffed jeans. From skinny top to jackets you can try knotted top off shoulder, cold shoulder, crop top, halter top and much more.  

Final and the last advice is please don’t try to cuff your bell bottom jeans it will look weird.

Ladies give it a try! Hope this article helped you.  Don’t forget cuffing is an optional thing you can try it only if you are like it. Not because everyone tries it. Do what makes you happy.

How to make black ripped jeans and outfit ideas

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Trends come and go. Fashion often change. People especially girls love to try new trends and fashion. One of the most seen styles of the autumn season is black ripped jeans.  People are obsessed with this style. Truth is they really look amazing. When in dought go where ripped black jeans.

You can buy black ripped jeans from anywhere. But the problem is those are too expensive and for me, I often feel like why would I spend so much money on something that already damaged. Also sometimes those jeans on market are not what we are looking for. Some jeans are too much and we don’t even want to wear them. So, why don’t you try to make ripped jeans by yourself? Making ripped black jeans at home is so much easy and you won’t cost a cent for this.

There are several ways to make ripped jeans,  and all of them involve tools you may already use at home. All you need is a  pair of jeans to work on and you can make your own DIY distressed jeans within few minutes.

what you’ll need?

  • a pair of black skinny jeans
  • Scissor
  • chalk

Put your jeans on and mark where you want to be ripped in your jeans. Now mark top and bottom of the knee. Don’t worry it doesn’t have to be exact.

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Next, lay your jeans on a flat surface and grab your fabrics and scissors. Now fold your jeans half (only front side) and get ready to start cutting.  Make a simple cut where you marked on jeans. Now cut the line. Next, cut the other line as well.  This is pretty simple. Make sure each of your ripped holes is not alike. Make different sizes holes and rips.

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Don’t worry about the mistakes because those mistakes make even your jeans look more unique.

After done with cutting get ready to pull out treads which is take little bit more time.  You can use a tweezer for this process.

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What to wear with black ripped jeans?

Make it simple as much as you wanted but also make it significant. Black is clean, smart and simple to style. When looking at what to wear with black ripped jeans, there are so many outfits you can try. Black and grey are winter colors. S0 wear your ripped black jeans with a grey color crop top and of course, a black leather jacket.

ripped black jeans outfit ideas
            Ripped Black Jeans Outfit Ideas Image Courtesy: Google

Want to make it look elegant? What about all black outfit? All black outfit is always trendy and there’s nothing better than an all-black outfit.

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This also looks great with boyfriend coats.

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     Ripped Black Jeans Idea Image Courtesy: Google

Ripped jeans represent more than just jeans with holes. They look much better for casual outfits. For maximum effect, I’d suggest pairing with a simple T-shirt and a pair of ripped black jeans. Don’t try hard just a simple t-shirt and black ripped jeans will give a more casual look.

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If you want something cute and sweet, then I suggest you try on a white long sleeve top with high waist ripped jeans.

cute outfit with ripped jeans
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Believe it or not, ripped jeans can wear as a professional outfit too.  This white color button up blouse ripped black jeans and high heels will give more of a modern professional look.

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Looking for a hot outfit? Try high waist black ripped jeans with a crop top.

hot outfit with ripped jeans
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While the winter is almost behind us, your everyday outfit can look like this one. Simple and sweet!

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How to Make No-Sew Knotted Top from Old T-Shirt

No-Sew Knotted Top

How about your favorite baggy top turn into no-sew Knotted top ? Did you know that giving a simple knot to your top will change its entire look? Knots give a cute look for your outfit. knots are quite famous fashion these days. knotted t-shirt, knotted shirts, knotted skirts see… knots everywhere!

we all have unfitting baggy tops but with the comfortableness, we love to wear them so much. so making your baggy top into knotted top would give you a more chance to wear your favorite top every day. And knotted tops are the best solution for your boring and old tops. No-sew knotted top is one of easiest project you can try at your home. Okay, let’s start then.

what you’ll need?

  • t-shirt
  • scissor
  • marking pen or chalk

knotted top item

When you are selecting a t-shirt it’s better to select a baggy t-shirt. 1st lay your shirt on a flat surface and fold it into the half.

fold it into half

Next, draw a triangle and cut it. Now as you can see both sides have ties.  what you are gonna do next is lay t-shirt on a flat surface and fold the front side to upward. Next cut out the triangle the fabric of back side. Make sure front piece is facing upward right now because you don’t accidentally cut front triangle as well.

knotted top 3rd step

cut on the triangle

cut it off

Next, cut through the middle of the triangle and just cut upwards. so you just made two ties for your t-shirt. Now take the edges of the ties and stretch it. after that, all you have to do is take the two ends and tie them together. And that’s it!

knotted top step 5

Wear your no-sew knotted top with high waist jeans or shorts and let a little bit of your skin peep out. Also knotted top and ripped jeans would be a perfect match. Try to make your own ripped jeans at home.  If you like more feminine outfit wear this with a long maxi skirt.  Also, you can even wear this as a bathing suit cover-up.

DIY knotted top

Happy DIYing ladies! Try more DIY projects from scissortwists.com.  

How to Make Ripped Jeans for Women in a Quick Way – ScissorTwists

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Ripped Jeans Image Source: Google


We all love ripped jeans but have you ever think how to make it? If you know the history of ripped jeans I’m sure you’ll be surprised. Have you heard that ripped jeans started out as a result of over wear and working? But by the 80s, when fashion becomes a trend and it got a lot more attention from the young generation. Results were this remain consistent fashion since the 80s. With the high demand ripped jeans has become too expensive. Do you know that you can do the same at home? Yeah, it’s possible and it will only take few minutes. So why would you waste a ton of money on those when you can exactly do the same at home.  Okay then, let’s get started. There are many methods that you can use. Time is the easier way to make these kinds of fashions but it takes more time than we expected. But using different objects you can make it and recreate its look.

You’ll need:

  • A pair of old or new jeans
  • Scissors
  • Tweezers /sandpaper/ razor (your choice)
  • Marker


How to Make Ripped Jeans with TWEEZERS 

Mark lines where you want to distress. You can draw any length you want.  Now cut out the lines you just drew. Always make small cuts. Because it’s easier to pull out treads.

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Making Ripped Jeans with Tweezers

For this method, you are basically removing all the blue treads and keeping all the white. Using a tweezer pull out all the blue threads. This is bit hard first but, it does get easier as you go along. Tips: use pointy tweezers they are really easy to pull out treads rather than big one. Repeat the same process.

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Using a tweezer pull out all the blue threads and keep all the white treads

Ripped Jeans with SANDPAPER

All you have to do is rub sandpaper against your jeans. As you can see in the picture your jeans begin to distress. It is important to use different size of paper for different sizes. For example, if you don’t want too much distress on your jeans use small sandpaper. Using this method you can easily make these jeans but you have to careful because if it becomes too much distress than you need you can’t go back.

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Ripped Jeans using Sand Paper
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Sandpaper Ripped Jeans

Ripped Jeans with RAZOR

Please be careful if you are using this method. using a razor to make ripped jeans is dangerous but still, people use it because it gives different look than other methods.  Grab the razor on the place where you need to distress.  Repeat the process until you get what in your mind. This method will take little bit longer time than other methods.

Each of the methods is super easy to do but it does take some time and can get bit messy. So make sure you take enough time to finish it. Also, each of this method will give different look so that you can select one method to make ripped jeans otherwise your jeans become more of a messy look.  This is how it ends up with the bunch of cutting and tweezing.  I really hope this article helped you. Check my personal DIV blog scissortwists.com for more DIY projects.