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karindanielle
« on: May 30, 2012 03:25:30 AM »

I was lucky to get a big box of factory denim remnants and unfinished childrens jeans for free. There were a lot of partially

completed denim jeans and jackets. I love to recycle denim so this is what happened:
I combined two old jeans pockets to make one pocket with a flap.





I used Rae's buttercup pattern for this one and inserted a zipper and a strip of frayed denim between the back and front parts.

The embroidery was on a baby's jacket from the factory.

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AMARULA
« Reply #1 on: May 30, 2012 04:06:54 AM »

Very nice  Grin. Love how you combined the two pockets into one! Very clever. And I like the raggy edging on the buttercup bag. Good work
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« Reply #2 on: May 30, 2012 09:22:34 AM »

Your bags are lovely! Smiley
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sewfumust
« Reply #3 on: May 31, 2012 05:28:42 AM »

These are two really nice denim bags.  Quite different styles from the usual.
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tigergirl
« Reply #4 on: June 06, 2012 04:50:50 PM »

Nice jobs. I really like the idea to use the two pockets that way too, great idea!
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« Reply #5 on: June 15, 2012 07:02:37 AM »

Great job,
I especially like the first one Shocked)
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« Reply #6 on: June 15, 2012 02:14:48 PM »

These are cute.  The fringe insert on the second one adds a nice touch.
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karindanielle
« Reply #7 on: June 16, 2012 09:55:46 AM »

Thanx for all the kind comments.  Really appreciated. Smiley
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