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    Posted on Oct 13, 2016

    18 Genius Ways To Repurpose Your Old Jeans

    Don't let great denim go to waste.

    1. Add tropical vibes with some bleach:

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    What you'll need:

    - Old jeans

    - Aluminum foil

    - Bleach pen

    Find the complete instructions here.

    2. Give your camera a new home:

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    What you'll need:

    - Old jeans

    - Lining fabric of your choice

    - Sewing kit

    Follow the tutorial here.

    3. Use them to make a quilt or yoga mat strap:

    What you'll need:

    - Old jeans

    - Sewing kit

    You can find the instructions here.

    4. Create cute placemats out of them:

    http://www.todaysnest.com/todays-nest-1/2011/06/sweet-salvation-upcycled-denim-placemat.html

    What you'll need:

    - Jeans

    - Backing fabric

    - No-sew fabric adhesive tape

    - Iron

    - Scissors

    - Sewing machine

    - Seam ripper

    You can find the instructions here.

    5. Build a denim pencil cube:

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    What you'll need:

    - 5” cube

    - Jeans

    - Grommets

    - Craft glue

    - Embellishments

    - Scissors

    - Craft pins

    - Craft knife

    You can find the instructions here.

    6. Make trendy jean bangles or chokers:

    What you'll need:

    - Jeans

    - Two ribbon crimps

    - Jump rings and a clasp

    - Craft paint

    - Fabric pen

    - Scissors

    - Pliers

    You can find the entire tutorial here.

    7. Add some flair with a fun design:

    What you'll need:

    - A pair of jeans

    - Permanent marker or fabric marker

    - Bleach

    You can find the instructions here.

    8. Use them to make a handy craft apron:

    What you'll need:

    - Jeans

    - Embellishments

    - Scissors

    - Sewing kit

    Find the complete instructs here.

    9. Weave a unique denim basket:

    What you'll need:

    - Old jeans

    - Scissors

    - Sewing machine

    - A container or bucket

    You can find the instructions here.

    10. Organize your stuff with a jean bulletin board:

    craftsncoffee.com

    What you'll need:

    - Cork board

    - Old jeans

    - Quilt batting

    - Ribbon

    - Craft glue

    - Glue gun & glue sticks

    - Scissors

    - Ruler

    - Dental floss

    - Straight pins

    Follow the tutorial here.

    11. Have a different Halloween with some blue jean pumpkins:

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    What you'll need:

    - Blue jeans

    - Measuring tape

    - Scissors

    - Embroidery needle

    - Crochet thread

    - Stuffing

    - Soft-sculpture needle

    - Small branch

    - Hot glue gun

    - Silk fall leaves

    - Pip berries

    - Raffia

    Complete tutorial here.

    12. Never forget where you left off with this denim bookmark:

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    What you'll need:

    - Jeans

    - Craft glue

    - Needle and thread

    You can find the complete tutorial here.

    13. Organize your closet with a DIY accessory hanger:

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    What you'll need:

    - Jeans

    - Shower curtain hooks

    - Scissors

    - Hole punch

    You can find the tutorial here.

    14. Accessorize with colorful denim beads:

    What you'll need:

    - Jeans

    - Fabric paint

    - Glue

    - Toothpick

    Follow the complete tutorial here.

    15. Change things up with these denim napkins:

    yourpocketstylist.blogspot.com

    What you'll need:

    - Jeans

    - Scissors

    - Sewing machine

    Find the complete tutorial here.

    16. Never leave a water stain with these denim coasters:

    What you'll need:

    - Jeans

    - Scissors

    - Needle and thread

    - Glue

    Follow the complete tutorial here.

    17. Pack your snacks in this stylish bag:

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    What you'll need:

    - Jeans

    - A belt

    - Needle and thread or sewing machine

    You can find the tutorial here.

    18. Decorate any room with this cool denim wheel rug:

    ohohblog.com

    What you'll need:

    - At least 7 pairs of jeans

    - Paper or cardboard

    - Scissors

    - Sewing machine

    - Iron

    You can find the tutorial here.

    Get crafty, bbs!

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