31 Days of DIY Denim: Day 25, Denim Backpack

    Check out today’s project

    by blake vulgamott · August 25, 2016

    Photographed by Ricky Michiels.

    NYLON staffers created unique, DIY projects using denim in honor of our annual Denim Issue. Check back here every day of August to see a new project.

    What you’ll need:
    Denim
    Ruler or tape measure
    Scissors
    Backpack
    Push pins
    Needle
    Thread

    Directions:
    Step 1: Find a wash of denim that you like.

    Step 2: Measure the pocket you will be replacing.

    Step 3: Map out the measurements from step two on the denim you chose.

    Step 4: Cut the outline with scissors.

    Step 5: Align the fabric on top of the pocket and use push pins along the perimeter to hold it in place.

    Step 6: Use a needle and thread to adhere the fabric over the pocket. You’re finished!

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