Upcycle Your Jeans Into Handy Buckets

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Here’s a fun upcycling project from Curly Made. Daniela turned her old jeans into buckets. Yep, you read that right: BUCKETS.

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Old Flannel and Blue Jeans for Fall Decor

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I love this wreath made by Desiree of The 36th Avenue. Not only is it a lovely piece of Autumn decor, it’s made from upcycled materials!

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Old Jeans to Fashionable Skirt

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Over at Mabey She Made It, Lisa had a pair of jeans that she wasn’t getting much use out of, anymore. “They looked good on me, but the rise was just too low for me to be comfortable in,” she tells us. Time for a refashion! (FYI, Lisa didn’t have a before picture, so her jeans were similar to the ones pictured below.)

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From the Closet to the Table

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Over at her blog, Joyful Daisy, Amy came up with a cute (and useful) way to reuse old pairs of jeans. She created durable placemats!

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From Pocket to Purse

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Denim is such a durable material.  Usually the knees in my jeans wear out faster than any other part of them–the waistband, pockets, and hems last forever!  Laura from Laura Kelly’s Inklings took advantage of this durability in this cute refashioning project.

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Jean Skirt Gets a Comfy Refashion

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For Amy Jo of The Little Moments, comfort is key when it comes to selecting her clothes for the day.  So, until she refashioned this denim skirt, she just wasn’t wearing it much.  While the skirt fit, the waistband had some issues that just bothered her every time she wore it.

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Warm Rocking Chair Makeover

Lake Girl Paints rocker before

Deb of Lake Girl Paints had a rocking chair that was a long-ago thrift store find.  She’d already repainted it once, but felt like it was time again for this chair to have an update.

Lake Girl Paints rocker before

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Denim Dress to Jacket

A House in Holland jacket before

Ruth, who blogs at A House in Holland, needed a cropped denim jacket for her teen daughter.  Her daughter noticed a denim dress in the Goodwill box and asked, “Can’t we make a jacket out of that?”

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