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How to Sew an Upcycled Denim Skirt from Your Old Blue Jean

s This tutorial was originally published on Crafting a Green World in 2017.  If you sew, and especially if you love to upcycle, the upcycled denim skirt is a rite of passage. Here's how to make one!   You will need:    well-fitting pair of blue jeans. Maybe they have holes in the knees that you don't want to patch. Maybe they're too short, and you don't want to sew on a cuff or a ruffle. Whatever the reason for converting them into a skirt, they should fit well in the waist.    thread and sewing needle for denim. I like using the extra-strong thread made especially for denim, and you'll need an extra-sharp needle for your sewing machine.    decorative fabric scrap...

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