Working with Denim

In the course of The Garbage Experiment we have had to retire some jeans. I always save a few pairs, or just the legs, to have patching material around.  But what to do with 6 pair of jeans?  I am sort of afraid of denim as a craft material.  We have all seen those sad denim creations that look like the rag bag puked up a hairball.  But, there are others that make the most workaday material shine.  The jeans are waiting for me and here is some inspiration.  

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