In this video, Kelly Lardin shows how kids can make a quick an easy upcycled jeans purse. It’s a simple upcycling craft that the kids will enjoy and they can also embellish and personalise their bags. The materials and equipment needed to make the upcycled jeans purse are shown below.
- 2 back pockets from an old pair of jeans
- Fabric glue
- Thick piece of ribbon for the handle
- Embellishments (optional)
- Binder clips
- Fabric pens (optional)
Did You Know?
Blue jeans are much dirtier than you might ever guess. That cool distressed denim wash is the result of a several chemical-intensive washes. Fabric printing and dyeing involves such heavy metals as cadmium, lead and mercury – not stuff that you want to be getting near your bare skin!
courtesy of: www.greenpeace.org
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