Directions For The Upcycled Denim Cube

Step One: Gather about 20 pairs of baby jeans.

Step Two: Deconstruct the jeans into 6″ strips.

Step Three: Build 6 blocks starting with a 6″ center and building out to 5 rows across and 5 rows down:

Step Four: For the last row of the 6th side, incorporate the snaps of the inner leg seam from one of the jeans.

Step Five: Construct the cube, right sides together.

Step Six: Open snaps and turn right sides out. Stuff with stuffed animals and pillow inserts.

Step Seven: Relax!

Published by SilkQuilt

Pittsburgh-based fiber artist, Louise Silk, creates art that combines aesthetics and functionality with meaning and memories. From the influence of a 1972 MS Magazine article to the current SILKDENIM label, her quilt experiences culminate in a display of her particular capacity to use her patchwork skills to piece together just about anything into an aesthetic meaningful whole.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: