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« on: February 01, 2013 04:12:57 AM »

Just started a re-fashion project with the kids in class, so I made this as an example of what they could do. It's an old skull tee of my step dads with seams from old jeans as the handles and some old upholstery fabric for the lining.



 

I also picked out one to the skulls and embroidered around it to echo the red lining.

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« Reply #1 on: February 01, 2013 04:54:10 AM »

Jean seam handles... clever!  Great re-purposed bag!  Love the embroidery idea as well!
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« Reply #2 on: February 01, 2013 07:52:13 AM »

Excellent bit of repurposing, that's getting a 'this rocks' from me Smiley  Recycle crafts are very close to my heart so I love seeing what people make from repurposed materials, love it!
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« Reply #3 on: February 02, 2013 06:50:47 PM »

Great repurposing!  I love how you embroidered the skull.
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