Reader Question: How to Reuse Old Jeans

Making a Denim Stamp

10 Ways to Reuse Old Jeans

1. Denim Stamps – Use your old jeans to make these cute, simple stamps.

2. Blue Jean Rug – Put those crochet skills to work and turn old jeans into a rag rug.

3. Jeans to Skirt – If the top of your jeans are still in good shape, try turning them into a sassy mini skirt.

4. Wine Gift Bag – What a cute way to package a hostess gift – turn old jeans into a reusable wine bag.

5. Create a Quilt – Got a pile of old jeans that are in tatters? Turn them into a denim quilt keepsake!

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6. Market Tote – Stitch up those old jeans into a roomy tote bag.

7. Make Coasters – Turn the old cuffs of your jeans into cute coasters.

8. Sew Some Slippers – You can still get cozy in your old jean. Turn them into slippers to keep your tootsies warm on chilly mornings.

9. Denim Bunting – Turn old jeans into festive bunting!

10. Throw Pillows – Denim is a nice, durable fabric for making pillows.

We’d love to hear from you guys, too! How have you reused those old jeans when they’re outlived their wearableness?

Written by Becky Striepe

My name is Becky Striepe (rhymes with “sleepy”), and I am a crafts and food writer from Atlanta, Georgia with a passion for making our planet a healthier, happier, and more compassionate place to live. My mission is to make vegan food and crafts accessible to everyone!. If you like my work, you can also find me on Twitter, Facebook, and .


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