old blue jeans
9 uses for old jeans
Re-Incarnated: New Uses For Old Jeans
All things denim...... Don't throw out that old pair of jeans! Made a pillow, apron with hidden pockets on inside as well (repurposed an old waitress apron and sewed Jean to the front) and a snap together pouch( not finished yet, may become a purse or pack.) and still have plenty if fabric to make more stuff. All was sewn by hand but I'm guessing if you have a sewing machine they would turn out much nicer. There are a million and one things you can make if you just let your creativity guide y...
What a great idea, from my favorite WLS blogger. Made from an old pair of jeans to remind her that she's "never going back". Thanks @Michelle Vicari!
Each bag is a bit different as I try out new things and according to the properties of the jeans I have available. I only use jeans that have something wrong with them - holes or bad stains - and use the bits that still have lots of life in them. Any jeans I get given that are in good condition go to a charity shop. The linings of the shopping bags are made from old curtains.
Recycling the crafty way!
A fun denim blue jean picture frame that your teen can use to hang pictures of friends in their room. Hang just one or make it part of a collage on your teen's bedroom wall. You'll need: A back pocket of an old pair of jeans 6 to 8 inches of gross grain ribbon Needle and thread Scissors
Denim Pocket Frame Crafts for Teens
The ultimate recycle. Make your own shoes from tires and old blue jeans. Would have been fun to add the jean snaps as a fasteners rather than buying shoe laces & eyelets.