Monday, March 11, 2013

Patchwork Bart Simpson Jeans DIY!

We have an obsession with Bart Simpson patches. We have been collecting them from Flea Markets, Etsy and Ebay and decided to do something with them...a DIY!!! We took a pair of black H&M jeans, distressed them and cut holes and washed them a few times, to make our own patchwork distressed Bart Simpson patch jeans (now that's a mouthful!)

What you need:
-Some Bart Simpson patches
- A pair of jeans (we used black H&M ones)
-Extra denim scraps to cut up to make the patches
-An iron
-A sewing kit

We cut some denim patches and threw them into the washing machine and dryer so that they would fray before sewing/ironing the Bart patches on. Then, we took the black denim jeans and cut holes in them and pinned the denim patches (with the pre- sewn on Bart patches) to find the placement on the jeans. The last step takes a little bit longer, hand sewing the Bart patches on. We recommend putting on a good movie, and getting to work which makes it more fun :) Chloe is featured on Refinery 29 wearing them!
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Absolutely Mrs. K said...

so you ladies have a problem with spam comments too ;)! anyway, love love love it, especially with the vuitton bag

Anonymous said...

Love the DIY jeans!!!!! You look amazing!!

Unknown said...

this idea is soooooo cool, i couldn't stop laughing i totaly love your unique style
you are so defferent than all the other bloggers, ina positive way!
you are kreative, beautiful, unique, lovely, refreshing...just everything good!
and this trousers/idea reminds me my lovely good old childhood days <3

love Amely Rose from:

Rebecca Jane said...

You ladies never fail to come up with unique and always fantastic style. This is such a fun idea!

Unknown said...

ahhhh i love me a good diy project and you guys are taking it to the next level!!!! chloe looks hawwwtttt!!!!
brooke @ what2wear

Unknown said...

I love this!
looks amazing, you did a great job
thanks for the idea although I am not sure I'd be able to pull it off like you have!
UK High Street Fashion

BLAIRE said...

This is awesome! so glad I found your blog!

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mispapelicos said...

Loving the idea and wanting that
wonderful top.
Love you all, my girls.

Ashleigh said...

I LOVE this your so so creative! That's a hot pair of jeans. quirky fun. xx you have a follower :)

Doctor of Fashion

Accrochable said...

Amazing idea and DIY! It looks beautiful :-)

xo The Daily Fashion Drug


Love the jeans!

chloe said...

i love this!!!!

NYN said...

so fun!!! i love!!!