How to Give Denim a Wax Finish

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How to Give Denim a Wax Finish
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Assemble all your items.

Assemble all your items.

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Start at the bottom of leg and work your way up.

Start at the bottom of leg and work your way up.

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Apply the wax in short even strokes.

Apply the wax in short even strokes.

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Use the corner of the bar to wax the seams and any other hard to reach areas.

Use the corner of the bar to wax the seams and any other hard to reach areas.

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Every couple of inches, work the wax into the material with your hands. It heats up the wax and provides better coverage.

Every couple of inches, work the wax into the material with your hands. It heats up the wax and provides better coverage.

6
Take the hair dryer to the denim to heat up the wax and give it a more even finish.

Take the hair dryer to the denim to heat up the wax and give it a more even finish.

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Hang the denim for at least 24 hours to give the wax time to cure.

Hang the denim for at least 24 hours to give the wax time to cure.

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The finished product.

The finished product.

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I also waxed my toms to clean them up.

I also waxed my toms to clean them up.

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