The REMissionary

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BagI am the VERY excited winner of the recent one-year blog anniversary giveaway by Linda (aka LubbyGirl) of the REmissionary! From a pair of jeans, Linda created this cute bag with two pockets on the front, a big pocket on the back, a zippered pocket and a snap pocket inside, and a tab and button closure . . . and I love the way she attaches the strap to the front on one side and the back on the other to make it lay perfectly flat against your body when you hang it over your shoulder. Linda doesn’t have an online shop yet, but I hope she opens one someday with her fun creations like this and this and this. She has also inspired me to start saving old jeans that family members no longer love so I can do some projects of my own. Besides collecting jeans, I’ve been collecting links from my blogging friends! If you have a jeans refashion/upcycle project that I don’t have on my list yet, would you be kind enough to put a link in the comments so I can add it? Thank you! And thank you to Linda for the lovely gift! β™₯

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  1. oh, this is the coolest – I’ve never seen my work on another blog. Thank you so much. And ya know what? My OTD (older than dirt) machine handled the denim when I began these, before I got the FDS (fancy-dancy-schmancy) one. I just made sure to use a denim needle and adjust my tension gradually (top tension only) on a scrap until it looked right. And I went slow! πŸ™‚

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