Learn how to use old jeans to make bags, purses, hats, vests, skirts or other creative items. The instructor will show examples of items made from denim cut from old jeans and will discuss various methods of seam finishing and embellishments. Using jeans they have brought, students will choose an item to make and the instructor will assist in designing and sewing.

Kathleen Sparkes

Instructor Kathleen Sparkes

Participant and Material Requirements
Students should have basic knowledge of sewing with a machine. You’ll need your sewing machine (or you can call to reserve one from Ragfinery for $5) and denim sewing machine needles, size 14-16. Bring at least one pair of adult size jeans with sizeable pieces of good fabric (or purchase from Ragfinery), as well as dark thread. 

Kathleen Sparkes


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