Looking for something a little different to commercial Christmas decor? Grab an old pair of denim jeans and let's get started...
There's sewing by hand, with a machine and some that require no sewing at all.
As denim is a thick fabric, you need to follow a few simple rules if using a sewing machine...
- ALWAYS use a denim or jeans needle
- Reduce bulk where possible
- Go slowly
- Tips for Sewing Successfully with Denim
- Resources for Sewing with Denim Jeans
- Refashioning and Repurposing Denim Jeans
Denim Jeans Christmas Trees by Claire, from Pillar Box Blue
Sashiko Christmas Stocking by Vicky, from Vicky Myers Creations
Denim Jeans Lolly Baskets by Pam, from Threading My Way
Coloured Denim Jeans Wreath by Amanda, from Crafts by Amanda
Denim Gingerbread Ornament by Amy, from Eat Drink Chic
Denim Jeans Wine Bottle Gift Bag by Pam, from Threading My Way
Denim & Burlap Star Ornaments by Claire, from Pillar Box Blue
Denim Jeans Embroidered Christmas Stocking by Lynn, from Nebraska Views
Denim Jeans Christmas Tree Ornaments by Vicky, from Vicky Myers Creations
Jeans Wine Bottle Gift Bag by Pam, from Threading My Way
You are are only limited by your imagination!!!
Are you all set for Christmas? I still have a little way to go, but I think this is the most organised I've ever been.