Suggested Sewing Skill Level: Any level with patience
Recycling is easy when it transforms something old into something new and usable.
Bum Bag - A Pocketbook from Old Jeans
Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to About.com
Old jeans get transformed to make a hip bum bag. Any size jeans can be used depending on the desired size of the finished bag. Embellishment has unlimited possibilities to mend or to just dress up old denim.