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Treep
« on: March 03, 2009 12:19:52 PM »

Hi there!

I had a bunch of old jeans lying around and since my wardrobe is getting full, I needed to do something with them. I had seen a skirt made from the legs of old jeans some (really long) time ago and thought, it would be a great idea to try one myself.
So I took three jeans, cut off the legs, sew them together and voil: my brandnew striped jeans skirt!



(please ignore the smiley. I was making a silly face...)

I really, really love this skirt, I think I will wear it the whole spring and summer Cheesy

Thanks for looking, c&c welcome Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: March 03, 2009 12:23:30 PM »

i love this. i have tons of old jeans laying around because i'm a pack-rat that either don't fit anymore or can't be worn. maybe this will inspire me to do something with them. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: March 03, 2009 12:55:55 PM »

nifty! and flattering
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« Reply #3 on: March 03, 2009 08:43:14 PM »

this is awesome!  Grin good job!

i think i will make one. except im going to  make the strips of only the parts of the jeans with pockets. a nothing-but-pockets-all-around skirt! it'll be silly. and fun Cheesy
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Treep
« Reply #4 on: March 04, 2009 04:37:44 AM »

this is awesome!  Grin good job!

i think i will make one. except im going to  make the strips of only the parts of the jeans with pockets. a nothing-but-pockets-all-around skirt! it'll be silly. and fun Cheesy

That's a great idea! Silly, I didn't thought of that before. Now I have three legless jeans and no idea what to do with them Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: March 04, 2009 05:06:32 AM »

Oh wow, that looks great! I might do a shorter one with thinner strips of denim...thanks for the inspiration!
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