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CLIP 12797

How to make denim Summer shorts

How to make denim Summer shorts
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Key Info
  • How to make denim Summer shorts
  • Duration: 02:47
  • A simple textiles exercise showing how to make denim Summer shorts. Christine Mhando, fashion designer for Chichia London, demonstrates how to transform an old pair of jeans into a cute pair of denim shorts. She provides an easy step-by-step guide. This clip was first created for the BBC Blast website. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    Art and Design

       Topic:

    Textiles

  • Keywords: clothing, craft skills, creativity, customise, denim shorts, design, create, diy, embellishment, fashion, diy, make, recycle, shorts, jeans
Ideas for use in class
  • Useful as an introduction to quick DIY fashion techniques, encouraging customising or up-cycling of clothes.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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