Denim Cut-Offs: Create Your Own

Hello Fashionistas! Nothing says summer quite like your favorite pair of denim shorts! The best part about denim cutoffs you can Do-It-yourself with an old  pair of jeans that you have in your closet.  Here are a few steps on to make your own cutoffs.

Step 1: Go through your closet and find a pair of jeans you can part with.

Step 2: Look in the mirror, lean a little forward so you get the right angle. Decide what length you want on your shorts and use a pen to put a little mark right about where the cut should be.You should probably cut farther down than what feels natural. Mark off where you want the jeans cut off.

Step 3:  Take your jeans off and lay them flat and even on the floor. Fold them once and reinforce the mark if you have to.

Step 4: Cut your jeans! Try to cut them in an angle so that you leave a little more fabric at the back. You need to make space for your butt! To fray the edges run a blade/knife over them.

Step 5: Throw them in the washing machine and your DONE!

Here are a few pics on how I wore my own denim cutoffs.

Blouse: Helmet Lang for Intermix
Shorts: Old American Eagle jeans
Shoes: Ralph Lauren
Accessories: Michael Kors, Kenneth Jay Lane, Trina Turk


  1. I tried that over the weekend and I'm loving them, wont put them out yet since I'll be taking them to jamaica with me

    1. Good job Lain! I would live to see some pics when u wear them in Jamaica.

  2. Cute! I love my cut off jeans! I wear them w blazers, heels, tees, chucks....everything!

    1. Thanks GFS! Thats exactly why I love them they go with everything!

  3. Very cute look
    The colours, the simplicity!
    You look fabulous!

  4. Oh wow I love this look, your shoes spice everything up.. great blog hon..