It's happened to all of us: You finally find a pair of jeans that fits all your bends and curves like a glove. But, unless you're runway-model tall, chances are they're a little too long and some hemming is in order. Or, just as bad, you've stepped on the hem of your best-fitting pair enough times that it's started to rip. But, rather than enlist the (pricey) help of a pro tailor, you can solve this problem with just your hands and a pair of scissors -- and give your jeans a cool, lived-in look at the same time with a frayed effect.
HuffPost Lifestyle is a daily newsletter that will make you happier and healthier — one email at a time. Learn more