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Recycled Denim Drawstring Bag

Refashion your old, ill-fitting jeans into this Denim Drawstring Bag. This free sewing pattern is perfect for beginners.

Supplies

Old pair of jeans
String
Safety Pin

Instructions

1.Cut out the pant leg from the knee down, or as long as you'd like, of an old pair of blue jeans.

2.Turn right sides together and sew the bottom leg together. Turn the top edge down 1 inch and sew along bottom edge. Leave 1 inch opening for your casing. (see this drawstring bag project for help)
 
3.Attach a safety pin to a long piece of cording. Insert your cording and push through the other end. Tie a knot at the end.

This free sewing pattern from Debbie Madson is perfect for beginners and is reprinted courtesy of FaveCrafts.com.

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Maria Nerius has been designing crafts for over 20 years. She's a successful author and writer who loves to tweet (MariaNerius)and currently her work can be seen on www.FaveCrafts.com. You can follow Maria's Musing on her blog: http://marianerius.wordpress.com. Feel free to contact Maria: MNerius@cfl.rr.com.

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