Jean Pocket Crafts

Almost all the parts of a pair of jeans can be used in recycled crafts. This is a guide about jean pocket crafts.


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December 31, 2007 Flag

Jean pocket purse photo.

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This is a purse I made for my 7 year old daughter and her friend. I used an old pocket from my husband's old jeans. Carefully cut right along the edge of the pocket. You can use "Fray-Check" on the sides to keep it from raveling later.


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May 14, 2008 Flag

Jeans pocket purse.

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A lot of fun. First, paint your heart. I painted the wood heart to match with acrylic paint. While it dries you, can cut out your pocket.


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December 28, 2006 Flag

This craft is easy and very versatile. Cut 1/2 inch around a blue jean pocket with a pinking shears. Attach a ribbon or shoelace to each top side of the pocket for a hanger. Fill with a pen, pad of paper and some markers. These are great for the car and hanging near the phone. Enjoy!


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December 28, 20060 found this helpful

This is a great idea! I'm making one for my car this weekend and one for each phone! Thanks so much for the help. HUGS

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August 28, 2009 Flag

Denim pocket attached to a notebook.

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Create a pocket on a notebook to hold pens, pencils, notepads, etc. Kids will enjoy personalizing the pockets. A great way to recycle old jeans/pants pockets too!

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July 17, 2006 Flag

With growing boys, I have had my share of well-used blue jeans. Here are a few things I did to get one more use out of them: I cut the pocket out (still attached to the jeans) and used a hole punch to put two holes in the top...

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June 17, 2008 Flag

A wreath made from old jeans

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Turn your old torn jeans into a wreath. Make sure to cut the pockets out, they really can add to a wreath.

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