We love re-purposing our old jeans. Denim can fill so many needs in our everyday lives.

Here’s how to turn a pair of jeans into bags for makeup brushes and other cosmetic items. It does involve a bit of sewing, but nothing too painless.

RELATED: All is not lost when your clothes shrink — here’s how to get them back to their original size

Best of all, the top part of your jeans can still be turned into cutoffs!

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