Being Green with Denim Blue Jeans - Up-cycle some old jeans and craft a DIY Denim lampshade. (Take into consideration the weight of your finished lampshade and be sure to pair it with a sturdy lamp that won't topple easily.
Quilt Using Old Jeans - aka Denim Quilting: In this video Jenny Doan shows you how to reuse old jeans to make quilts! Jean quilts are unique and extremely durable (perfect for picnics or to keep in the car).
To make the tote, I used 4 pair of old jeans in varying colors of denim. I cut 6 inch wide strips from the legs of the jeans. (The 8 legs yielded enough strips of denim to make 2 totes) Christie Chase: denim vacation tote