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Topic: Let me see your Denim Jeans Bags!  (Read 13222 times)
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Beachgardengal
« on: February 10, 2007 06:16:53 PM »

I finished this purse for my niece.  Made it from the legs of my old denim jeans, added a yard sale belt for the strap, a thrift store "R" pin for Rhiannon, a little trim, and a few of my beads on ribbons.  I'd love to see your denim jeans creations!

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Bailliesbagsbaubles
« Reply #1 on: February 10, 2007 11:00:53 PM »

That is a really nice bag, I love it!
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Beachgardengal
« Reply #2 on: February 11, 2007 05:41:10 PM »

Your's is fabulous!!  I love the shape and color!!
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GirlyGirlBags
« Reply #3 on: February 12, 2007 05:31:41 PM »

Your bag is gorgeous!

Here's one I made from a pair of  little girl's cords...
 

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« Reply #4 on: February 13, 2007 09:49:52 AM »

I love this bag! Nice work  Grin

Here are three jeans bags I've made recently

The bali boho handbag


jean hobo


diaper messenger bag
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« Reply #5 on: February 13, 2007 10:08:33 AM »

Oh thats pretty! I like how you used a belt for the strap!

Everyone makes wonderful purses around here. One day I will get inspired enough to use the sewing maching I bought ! LOL
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« Reply #6 on: February 13, 2007 10:14:38 AM »

Here is one I made for my niece Sophie...



Here she is modeling it...


She is such a cutie!
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Diane Crafts
« Reply #7 on: February 13, 2007 10:43:26 AM »

Everyone's bags are so cute.  I thought I'd jump in here with a couple I've made.  One is from a little girl's skirt the other was a little girl's jumper that I took the bib part off of.  I love working with jeans and jean skirts. 

This one is the skirt. The lining is the purse part and is the same as the little rose bud print as the sash.


This one was the jumper.  It has cute embroidery at the bottom and on the front pockets and the purse/lining fabric is plaid/check in 3 shades of green with lady bugs on it.  I made the lady bug button.   
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Beachgardengal
« Reply #8 on: February 17, 2007 05:47:11 PM »

Love all the pictures everyone has posted!!  These are really and truly GREAT!!! 

Love the ruffles, flowers and other embellishments, angles of the pockets, ties for handles, and and how did you make that cute little ladybug button!??
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Diane Crafts
« Reply #9 on: February 19, 2007 07:52:39 PM »

Love all the pictures everyone has posted!!  These are really and truly GREAT!!! 

Love the ruffles, flowers and other embellishments, angles of the pockets, ties for handles, and and how did you make that cute little ladybug button!??

I too love everyone's ideas for what to do with "previously loved" denim and I love working with it.  The ladybug button is made from polymer clay.  I make a lot of my own buttons.  I have way too many "addictions" LOL.
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