I bought these really, really comfortable jeans to take on vacation. Loved them. . . only to discover that they are too short to wear any way but barefoot. . . I also love long shorts - so I put my two and two together, and made Bermuda shorts. As for the legs I cut off - I took inspiration from all you crafty Craftsters, and I made me a new purse to use with my new shorts!
Here is the front of the bag, with a small pocket:
It is a small purse, but I still loaded it up for dance class:
The other side of the purse:
](The bears name is Mr. Knightley - for all you Jane Austen fans)
The insides (when empty) There is a denim pocket you can't see:
. . . and another bear shot: