I have a whole bin full of blue jeans that no longer fit anyone in my household or that have holes where you don't want them; I just can't bring myself to get rid of any of them. I do really need to reduce my inventory of blue jeans though, so I figured crafting with them was a great way to use them up.
Try out these directions shared by Connie. She explains how to make a purse out of a pocket cut from the back of a pair of jeans.
Denise, the About.com Guide to Parenting Teens, shows you how you can make a braided blue jean bracelet with scraps of blue jeans and some beads.
Check out these jeans that a visitor named Kelli dressed up using some basic crochet stitches.
Learn how Kelli turned an old pair of blue jeans into a cute skirt.
A visitor nicknamed Sassy Gal explains how you can transform an old pair of jeans into a unique message board.
Learn how a crafter named Di embellished a sweatshirt using pieces of denim.
Denise, the About.com Guide to Parenting Teens, shows you how using a pair of recycled jeans to cover a notebook is an easy craft that your entire family will enjoy doing.
About.com Guide to Parenting Teens, Denise, explains how you can create a unique pencil holder that you can stick on the inside of a locker.
This is another craft project posted by Denise, the About.com Guide to Parenting Teens. Learn how you can use the leg from a pair of jeans to make an easy pillow.
Very little sewing is required to turn an old pair of jeans into a cute tote bag.