Vintage-Patch review & giveaway

If you follow me, you know I live in jeans! I wear them (almost) every day and easily own 20 pairs, with 5 or 6 being my regulars! And just like most girls, I have 1 pair that is my ABSOLUTE favorite and I’ve worn them out over the last few of years. In fact, what started as a thinned out area over my left knee, soon became a small tear that ripped more and more and ended up stretching across my entire knee. I posted on my facebook blog page asking for suggestions on how to fix/cover the hole. I received several great suggestions from buying denim to patch it or adding lace underneath to dress it up. I would love to try the lace option but I honestly haven’t had the time to figure it out.

Then, I was contacted by Vintage-Patch offering to send me a pair of their beautiful vintage patches to try & review. I jumped at the offer as it was the best option for me…pre made, pre-cut, sticky on the back, option to sew (or not). Also, after looking at her fabric options, i was even more excited! How could I say no?!?

So, I received the patches in the mail and she even sent extras so I could try a couple and do a giveaway.

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I took my most beloved jeans with the big hole in the knee…

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Picked out my fav patch.

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See this pretty vintage patch?

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Following the directions it came with, I removed the backing and pressed it on, ironing it in place.

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My fav jeans + vintage-patch <;;;;;;;;;3

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I hand-stitched around the patch.

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I’ve worn my favorite jeans several times now to see how the patch held up. It’s awesome! It’s definitely doing its job and looking quite lovely at the same time!

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They just launched their new Vintage-Patch website where you can view/order knee and elbow patches with your choice of fabric. Check it out and view all of the options🙂

So…who wants to WIN A FREE SET OF VINTAGE PATCHES to try on their own?!? Enter the giveaway at Vintage-Patch Giveaway

6 thoughts on “Vintage-Patch review & giveaway

  1. I have a ? about a previous post about altering the (high) waistband on jeans. I read where you took them in at the crotch? Were they baggy there? The cord pants fit perfect, but the waist is too high for me, being so shortwaisted. I wouldn’t be able to take them in, at the crotch to “shorten” the waistband, correct? Cause they fit okay there.

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