Have you ever imagined using your old jeans to create something useful? If yes, then it is a good thing to do so. Here, we will discuss some cool D.I.Y. (Do-It-Yourself) stuff that we can make by using unwearable and leftover jeans. These creative ideas will fill your mind with amaze. Moreover, you can create them at your home by using your old and unwearable jeans.
- Denim snack bag
Denim snack bag is inspired by the paper brown bag and is simple to create. Although named as snack bag, you can use them for a variety of other purposes likeusing it as a make-up bag or using it to hold chargers, cell phone loadersetc.The size of the bag depends on the width of the legs of jean that you are using. Items required to create this snack bag includes an old denim jean, an old belt, thread and needle. You can also use a sewing machine for stitching purpose.
- Denim phone case
Creating a phone case using a piece of your denim jeans is a cool idea.Moreover, you can create the phone case exactly to fit your cell phone in it.All you need to make a denim phone case is, a large piece of jean; sufficiently large to fold over your phone, a needle and a thread.
To create the phone case, fold the denim jean piece over the phone with its reverse side facing outwards. Leave an inch of jean on each side and cut the remaining part.Sew three sides of the case with top edge open and do this while the phone remains in its earlier position. After finishing, turn the phone case inside out. You can also add some fabric at the top of phonecase to make it more attractive.
- Denim pocket banner
It is a creative idea to make banners using pockets of old denim jeans, which you can use for decorating your home casually or on parties.You will need recycled toddler jean back pockets, twine, ribbon/string of your choice and a Crop-A-Dile tool for punching holes through the pockets. You can string as many pockets you like.
- Denim corner heart bookmark
If you are a frequent reader of books, then a bookmark made from scrap jeans is really a good option for you.This is a corner bookmark having the shape of heart, which makes it more attractive and appealing.For making this bookmark, you have to cut the piece of a jean in two heart shaped pieces. After cutting them, sew or glue their bottom halves with each other to make a corner bookmark.
- Denim camera pouch
Do you want to protect your camera’s LCD while on the move? Then Denim camera pouch is a great option for you. It is easy and simple to make this camera pouch in your home using old jeans and a piece of cotton cloth. The camera pouch itself is inspired by crotched camera bag. This cozy denim made camera pouch also provides storage for a spare set of batteries. Although created from old jeans this pouch looks amazing and is a perfect project to made using scrap material. Initially, the camera pouches were designed for the Canon S21S and S31S, but you can create it for your own camera.
Instead of throwing away your unwearable and old jeans , you could use them to create some cool stuff. Recycled jeans, are good to create stuff that you can replace with some of your daily stuff. Moreover, you can use your imagination and creativity to create new things that you can use in your daily life.