1. Go short. The Glamourai / Via theglamourai.com Get ready for summer by chopping off an old pair of jeans into a sassy pair of shorts. 2. Dot 'em. It's Always Autumn / Via itsalwaysautumn.com Grab your trusty bleach pen and have yourself a new pair of polka dot skinnies in less than 30 minutes! 3. Distress 'em. PS I Made This / Via ps-imadethis.tumblr.com Slash up your denim with an Exacto knife and then add in your sharpie color of choice for a slightly chicer version of those favorite beat up High School jeans. 4. Paint 'em. Mckenzie/Kollabora / Via kollabora.com A few tribal stripes gives basic jeans a bohemian edge. 5. Stud it. Absolutely Fuzzy / Via absolutely-fuzzy.com Any denim jacket is way more badass with some studs thrown into the mix. 6. Jewel it. Dionne Blackshear/Kollabora / Via kollabora.com Fancify that shirt collar with some sew-on jewels. 7. Bleach it. House of Pinheiro/Kollabora / Via kollabora.com A much more modern way to do "tie dye". 8. Add some flair. Gypsie Sister / Via gypsiesister.blogspot.com An old scarf and a few minutes with a sewing machine will give you an enviable new button up to show off 9. Don't toss the legs. Jessica Robelo/Kollabora / Via kollabora.com After you chop a pair of jeans into shorts, use one of the legs to make yourself a fun clutch. 10. If all else fails... Ama Ryllis/Kollabora / Via kollabora.com Turn them into something useful, like a basket for all of your miscellaneous crap!