Add fabric to upcycle shorts. Place fabric over shorts, trace outline of pocket + or extra, cut, then fold or place in pocket and sew (you fold that extra fabric so it looks like a professional seam). Then add fabric to the bottom and your done!
You don't have to splurge on a new school bag this year. Update the faux leather backpack that was trendy last year by adding matching fringe trim. It's an easy way to get in on fall's trend, and it seriously couldn't be easier.
Handmade fabric owl applique measuring about 3 inches and is made from upcycled denim and leftover fabric scraps. This little owl is great for scrapbooking, cardmaking, or anything you might want to attach it to! - DIY Home Project
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