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Absolutely! I get all mine taken up. Find a good tailor shop and they will be able to give you a choice of hem (plain or matching the original hem if it's fancy-shmancy). When I took my first pair ( I only discovered this a few years ago) there were LOTS of jeans waiting to be altered so I think they can do pretty much anything. Usually they will make you try them on and pin them to where you want (take the shoes or boots you'll be wearing with them).
I'm not a S&B maven but I think that having a good tailor or being handy with a needle and thread is an essential part of a grown up lady's wardrobe. I always have to do something with trousers so I'd be lost without my tailor. I'm you can take up jeans all-by-yourself. Respect.
wash them first to get rid of lose dye and get any shrinkage out of the way. turn them inside out, fold the hem up to where you want and then invisible stitching all the way round. Turn them right way round and voila!
yes wash first. I also wonder web trousers for a couple of weeks days, so I am happy they hang right. I have also been known they leave them webbed if they look ok and can't be bothered to unstick and sew
You can take up jeans and keep the original hem. Have a look here or google "how to hem jeans"
Measure how much you want to take off the length. Turn the jeans inside out and make a pleat at the bottom of the leg with a width equal to half your "take up measurement". So if you want to take the jeans up by 6cm, make a 3 cm pleat.
Sew, using a zipper foot, so that your line of stitching is as close to the original hem stitching as possible. Press the fold/pleat up towards the top of the jeans, handstitch it to the side seam to keep it in place.
Turn right side out, press and voila! perfectly hemmed, looking like shop bought.
The beauty of this method is that you don't have to cut the fabric, so if you muck it up you can just rip out your stitching and start again.