Fiskars Denim Pocket Banner

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by Emma Jeffery, Fiskars

Fiskars Denim Pocket Banner

Cool way to reuse old jeans!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Carefully remove the pockets from the jeans.
  • 2
    Add embellishments as desired. As shown, project uses letters cut out from felt, ric rack, fabric and buttons.
  • 3
    Once pocket embellishments are complete, run a length of ribbon between each pocket and glue them on along the top edge. (Tip: keeping the ribbon ends long means you can knot loops at each end for hanging up your banner.)
  • 4
    Back each pocket with felt to add stability to the banner.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Fiskars Amplify Mixed Media Scissors 6 inch 104787768
  • Old Jeans - Look in Closets or Drawers or Thrift Stores or Consignment Shops (Number of Pairs Needed is Determined by Length of Banner Desired)
  • Embellishments Such as Prima Marketing Wildflowers Pillar Stickers Mixed Brights 104477637 and/or Items from the Nicole™ Crafts Trim-it Collection and/or Items from the CPE The New Image Group Felt Craft Pack 36 inch x 36 inch Line and/or Items from the Fabric Pallette Fat Quarters Line and/or Items from the Blumenthal Lansing Favorite Findings Big Bag of Buttons Line)
  • Offray Spool O' Ribbon in a Coordinating Color
  • Aleene's Fabric Fusion Permanent Fabric Adhesive 4 oz. 104148214