Hey guys, Alexis here! It goes without saying that here at the studio we sew a lot of jeans. Between samples for photoshoots, the many half-finished demonstrations for Heather's teaching, and the excitement of making a few me-made pairs to test out this year's batch of Cone Mills denim kits, our hands and the pristine "IKEA white" surfaces of our brand new office space are quite often stained indigo blue. While we never grow tired of sewing up Gingers
around here, it's easy to get stuck in a "set" way of doing things. One of...
I was flabbergasted to realize this week that our hashtag #gingerjeans
has almost 9000 hits on Instagram! It is an absolute treasure trove if you're looking for inspiration for your own pair, so I thought I would share some of my favorite Ginger Jeans
from the last few months. Jeans might be considered "basic" but the way you guys make them your own never ceases to astonish me.
Indigo is probably the go-to choice for most pairs, but I love seeing fun prints and colours used to make the ultimate party jeans.
BACK POCKET MAGIC
I have seen some truly inspired
Hands down one of the biggest questions we get day in and day out is what size people should choose when they're making jeans for the first time. Since it feels like an important project, people really want to get it right. In this post I'm hoping I can help explain choosing your size with a little more clarity for our jeans patterns.
SIZE CHART VS. FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
With all our patterns, we provide a size chart and a finished measurement chart. The finished measurement chart generally shows waist, hip, rise and inseam measurements for the final jeans. It will give you...