ajourneythroughmyworld:

Denim Do-it-All Bins

By Betz White
Repurposing with denim is a natural. Who doesn’t have an extra pair of jeans lying around that are outgrown, out of fashion or worn out in some way? Put that denim to good use by making up a few Denim Do-it-All Bins. They’re great for organizing your yarn stash, magazines, or craft supplies.


Materials
(for large bin)
One pair of jeans, any adult size or large kid size1/2 yd lining fabric - lightweight cottons*, or mid-weight twill, canvas, etc.1/2 yd interfacing, *needed for lighter-weight lining fabrics only1/2 yd quilt batting1 yd rickrack, ball fringe or other trimmingHeavy-duty sewing machine needle for denimFabric marking toolRulerFabric shearsIron
Finished Measurements:Feel free to change the dimensions to suit your needs!Large: 10” tall, 10” diameterMedium: 9” tall, 8” diameterSmall: 8” tall, 6” diameter
Note: Directions are written for the large bin, with medium and small measurements in parentheses.

ajourneythroughmyworld:

Denim Do-it-All Bins

By Betz White

Repurposing with denim is a natural. Who doesn’t have an extra pair of jeans lying around that are outgrown, out of fashion or worn out in some way? Put that denim to good use by making up a few Denim Do-it-All Bins. They’re great for organizing your yarn stash, magazines, or craft supplies.

Materials

(for large bin)

One pair of jeans, any adult size or large kid size
1/2 yd lining fabric - lightweight cottons*, or mid-weight twill, canvas, etc.
1/2 yd interfacing
, *needed for lighter-weight lining fabrics only
1/2 yd quilt batting
1 yd rickrack, ball fringe or other trimming
Heavy-duty sewing machine needle
 for denim
Fabric marking tool
Ruler
Fabric shears
Iron

Finished Measurements:
Feel free to change the dimensions to suit your needs!
Large: 10” tall, 10” diameter
Medium: 9” tall, 8” diameter
Small: 8” tall, 6” diameter

Note: Directions are written for the large bin, with medium and small measurements in parentheses.

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shesjustnicelikethat:

DIY PROJECT
Every child at my camp was dying to make one of these!

shesjustnicelikethat:

DIY PROJECT

Every child at my camp was dying to make one of these!

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plus-ten-kharisma:

You’ve got to check out this page right quick, as it shows some truly awesome ways to repurpose some big ol’ tshirts!  I’m really loving this dress.

plus-ten-kharisma:

You’ve got to check out this page right quick, as it shows some truly awesome ways to repurpose some big ol’ tshirts!  I’m really loving this dress.

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