Sunday, 16 November 2014

From Old Jeans to a Large Cushion

I have quite a stash of old denim jeans, when I get a pair I usually cut them up. The legs I cut into squares and  stack in a plastic box ready to go for quilts and cushions and the tops become bags. I often make them into giant overstuffed cushions - perfect for the floor, they provide a very comy seat.

This one has a heavy navy cord backing and a velcro opening so that the cushion cover can be removed. I have made lots of these sorts of cushion for teenagers and young people leaving home, the denim is usually a popular choice.  

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