Welcome to the 24th "Green" Tips Message. This message is sent to all subscribing users on a weekly basis providing simple tips on becoming more Green! This article is part of Earth911’s “Green Eight” series, where they showcase eight ways to green your life in various areas.This week's message provides simple tips on:
8 Ways to Reuse Your Jeans
1. Jeans Don’t Grow on Trees…Well, Maybe
Using jeans and leftover fabric as gift wrap has always been a fun alternative to the gobs of paper that can be taken up by traditional present presentations. However, if throwing some jean and ribbon around a gift isn’t detailed enough for you, take it to the next level by actually turning those jeans into paper!
A bit more advanced than, say, your average tote bag, this paper project is perfect for those that are up for a challenge or if you just REALLY like the recipient of above mentioned gift! Ehow.com can break it down for you.
2. These Jeans Were Made For Walking
Not necessarily for your next hiking trip, these adorable little jean slippers are the perfect option for around the house, a quick trip to the store or for a leisurely fall bike ride. The hand stitching also makes them low tech and easy for those of us who aren’t master Seamsters!