Saturday, July 8, 2017

Bags from old jeans

One day I was just viewing the pictures in Pinterests. I won't tell lie, I'm really addicted to Pinterests. While I was going through some handmade bag pictures I saw a picture of a bag made from old jeans  pant. That very idea struck in my mind. I desperately wanted to sew a bag from old jeans. However, I didn't have old jeans in my closet. For few days I really felt restless, as I couldn't sew a bag. Anyway, days passed I also forgot about that. 



Anyway, few months bak I was thinking about some handmade gifts for my high school friends for an upcoming get together. I wanted used some old dresses, which had no use, and also some fabrics from my stash. I took a good look to all my jeans. Yes, this time I found few of good old jeans which must be discarded from my closet. I was so delighted to take them out from my closet. I felt delighted not for buying new ones, but cutting them to make bags. *smile*



I cut out every inch  of them very carefully, and made a lot of purses. After making the purses, I wanted to make the dream bag, which I saw in Pinterests. However, I didn't have any jeans pants. This time I went to Mr. Man to find out any old jeans. He, didn't want to discard any of them. I took 2 pants, I told him they were more wearable condition. After much persuasion, he agreed to discard them. I was overjoyed. Am I not a crazy person? 


I made that very. After seeing the picture of the bag, two of my friends became so interested , that they requested me to sew that kind of bag for them. I was delighted to sew for them. Here is the pictures of the bags.


19 comments:

Mildred said...

These are so cute - you did a great job!

Violette Daily said...

These bags are so funny!

http://violettedaily.com

mamasmercantile said...

They are wonderful, I am going to look and see if I have any old jeans.

Adenina Viola said...

What original idea to recycle jeans :)
Your blog is very nice, I'm following you on GFC and G+, I hope you follow me back :)

My Tester Mania Blog

Mac n' Janet said...

They're so pretty, particularly the last one.

Beauty Unearthly said...

I love the details. Very beautiful.

JoJo said...

I love them all! What a cool and thoughtful gift for your friends.

Betsy said...

You did a great job. Love that bag.

BarberryLane Designs said...

Ha, it is so satisfying to make something from 'nothing' or things that aren't being used. Grins, Sandi

tealady said...

Oh cute and what flood of memories this gave me. I graduated high school in 1980, not afraid of my age, but we use to make a lot of these back in the day. Your's turned out very cute.

MONICA SORS said...

Such a lovely bags!! So cute!
xx
Mónica Sors
MES VOYAGES À PARIS
NEW POST: LACE DRESS & LA VIBES...

Lory Beauty said...

Hello dear! Great post :)
I have changed the url of my blog and it's having problem with showing my followers the new posts I publish on my blog. Can you do me a favour? Can you please unfollow my blog via GFC and then follow it back? Then you will be able to see all my new posts :) I hope you can help me <3
xoxo
https://itsallabouttheglowxoblog.blogspot.it/

Julie's Creative Lifestyle said...

wow you made such pretty jeans bags! I love the way you decorated them too.

Nancy Chan said...

The bags are cute and I wouldn't mind having one like this. Waiting for my old jeans to make this bag. Great idea.

Beatrice Euphemie said...

These are so cute! Love the last one with the pretty buttons and insert. xx Karen

Margie said...

Too cute! What a great way to repurpose old jeans.

Conniecrafter said...

those are just too cute, I love how you have dressed them up with fabrics!!

Jenn said...

These are cute! What a great way to reuse materials!

facile et beau - Gusta said...

awwww... all those bags are so cute and made with so much love. lovely combination of fabrics. thank you for sharing <3
have a nice day
gusta

Post a Comment