Navigation

Old jeans used in new handbags

A new handbag made of an old jeans? Yes, you're right you're reading it well! I love to use old jeans when I'm designing my bohemian handbags and shoulder bags. Maybe you noticed, but I use this supply in many of my creations. I like to combine this with the new fabrics to create a special effect. Very original! Don't you think? But no, it's certaily not! When you're surfing at the internet in Google and Pinterest (check my board in Pinterest) you will find a very big collection. You will be amazed of what people can make of recycled denim. You can't imagine: chairs, carpets, bags, clothes, everything they can make. To give you an impression, I made this look book of different items:

 

Already with designing my jewelry I loved to use this great material. Mostly in the bracelets of leather you'll find the old jeans frequently. The item in the middle of the collage beneath are earrings as you can see. That pair I made once for a custom order for a costume for a theatre production. That kind of orders are always very nice. People see on your site what you can make and ask for the possibilities for custom orders.

 

But with this kind of small accessories I could make it with some pants of which quite small pieces were used. In these days i need a lot more pants! For bags you use biger pieces as you'll understand. People next to me know it yet: don't throw away your old jeans. And I prefer that very worn out pieces. The most beautiful rags are of that. But everything is welcome.

      

 

I just wrote about how original is recycling jeans. The conclusion was that I am certainly not the only one! But what you don't see offten is that only a part of my bags cosist of old denim. Take a look and you will be convinced. My goal is always to be original in my designs. And of course everthing you see can give you inspiration, but I'm trying to put in into my own ideas. Just see some of the results of it!

 

This already was the fourth blog post. I'm beginning to enjoy it. Choose a topic, writing a great story about it and illustrating it with beautiful pics. I hope you're enjoying it to when you're reading it. It would be great when you leave a message on Facebook or Instagram.

Alice Loopeker

April 4th 2018

© 2017 - 2018 Catena bags | sitemap | rss | ecommerce software - powered by MyOnlineStore
This website uses cookies. Accept More information
What is a cookie ? A cookie is a small text file that is sent to your computer. When you visit a website Both this website and other parties may place cookies . What are cookies used for? This website uses cookies to improve . Ease of use and performance of the website Using cookies , we make sure to include that you do not always receive the same information when you visit our site or enter . Cookies make surfing the site so much more pleasant . There are different types of cookies . This website uses persistent cookies and session cookies. Permanent cookies : Allows the website can be set to your preferences. For example, to your consent to allow cookies to remember. As a result, you do not have to repeat so you save time and easily navigate through the online store . Your preferences Persistent cookies can be removed via the settings of your browser . Session cookies : Using a session cookie , we can see which parts of the website you have viewed this visit . We can therefore adapt to the surfing behavior of our visitors as possible. Webshop These cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser . With the specific purpose of this Web site places cookies ? This web site places cookies for the following reasons : Shopping Cart ( functional cookie) : Remember what products are in your shopping cart. Without this cookie , you can order any products or in your shopping basket . Cookie selection ( functional cookie) : Remember that you have given to the placing of cookies our permission . Google Analytics ( tracking cookie ) : Measure how you use the website and how you found us and reports in attempt to gain insight here . Google AdWords ( tracking cookie ) : we measure how you use the website and how you found us. We use this knowledge to improve . Our AdWords campaigns Facebook ( Social Media cookie) : This cookie is possible to 'like' our Facebook page . This button works through code from Facebook itself originates . Twitter ( Social Media cookie) : This cookie is possible to follow our Twitter page . This button works through code that originates from Twitter itself . AddThis ( Social Media cookie) : This cookie is it possible to share via Facebook , Twitter , Hyves and various other social media websites our content . Affiliate marketing (marketing cookies) : We use these cookies to reward them for their contribution to the sales partner sites (affiliates , such Daisycon , TradeTracker and Cleafs ) . Review sites (marketing Cookies ): We like to be judged by customers . We use a review site such as The Feedback Company. These places cookies for proper operation . How can I manage or delete cookies ? Generally, cookies can be managed , edited and deleted by your browser . More information on and off , and cookies can be found in the instructions and / or using the help function of your browser .