Your Newest Hobby: Up-Cycling Denim

Your Newest Hobby: Up-Cycling Denim

By: Julia Prendergast

Happy National Denim Day! The ‘Canadian Tuxedo’ has always been a staple, as Britney and Justin (or that iconic shirt) taught us circa 2001:

Although it has been 19 years since this iconic display, denim has definitely not gone out of style. Here’s a few ideas on how to up-cycle your old denim (and maybe inspire a new hobby):

Redesign Your Denim!

With patches, embroidery, or even some paint, you can refresh any of your old jeans.

Or, turn your old denim into an entirely new creation:

DIY Denim Backpack

Denim can be turned into an entirely new creation to spice up your outfit.

DIY Denim Apron

DIY Denim Tote Bag