Since finishing the chair I was left with a large pile of cut up jeans. I was not sure what to do with the left overs so I went online to Pinterest and typed in recycled denim. Wow! what a wealth of ideas that gave me.
I quite liked several of the ideas :
But check out the Pinterest page to see what’s there.
I decided that I would just crochet a rug. My younger daughter wanted me to keep the pockets for her as she is planning an advent calendar using a pocket for each day. I think I have sixteen pockets so far and no doubt there will be more.
My first task was to cut up the denim in 1 inch strips.
The strips then have to be sewn together.
You then create a chain of the desired length.
Here you can see the size of the crochet hook.