A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Joining an Organized Swap? Please review the rules and info on a regular basis.
Total Members: 311,405
Currently Running With Scissors:
703 Guests and 18 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Torn jeans into a RIP jacket?  (Read 533 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
burnedfire
« on: November 19, 2007 11:02:23 AM »

Hi, I just found this torn up pair of jeans in my garage and noticed something about them. All over are markings from sharpies like little "I rock" doodled hearts and stuff like that. I noticed on it, it didn't just say I rock it said Ashley rocks (the girl who owned the jeans) and she past away about two years back and didn't have anything to remember her by. Until now, Ive seen all these jackets that are made out of jeans and such and thats what I want to to. I have several other jeans willing to be sacrificed towards the project and was thinking all her "doodles" would be collaged in the back and some on the side. If any of you have anything that can help me create this jacket I would greatly appreciate it. I don't really know where to start and have never made a jacket before so all the tips would help me greatly. I am extremely determined and will be checking back every chance I get.

Thanks for reading and help in advance.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Proud Mimi
« Reply #1 on: January 10, 2008 12:42:39 AM »

I once saw a diy pattern that involved using the jeans upside down. Cutting them off at the crotch. Opening the zipper up. and then somehow using the legs as sleeves. Using other fabric/sacrified jeans to make the other parts.Don't give up hope. I will look through my stuff and see if I can find it.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Proud Mimi
« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2008 03:16:34 PM »

I actually found the instructions for the jacket and a vest which is easier. Are you interested?
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Styling Lotion
How to Pin your Hair Up
Hair Styling Golden Rules
Hair Tips
Ten Styling Mistakes
Latest Blog Articles
Meatless Monday: Zucchini Pineapple Loaf
@Home This Weekend: Upcycled Paint Cans
August 26, 2015 Featured Projects

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.