Some great ideas for recycling denim, from Daria of DiaryofaCreativeFanatic. Links on the page ~ How to make denim yarn, & the free pattern for the crocheted denim bag.
Bucket tote - free pattern
Handbags & Wallets - Free sewing pattern and full photo tutorial for this fully-reversible bucket tote bag. Im making some in nursery fabrics as baby shower gifts - handy and they hang up too. - How should we combine handbags and wallets?
bag dimension for crochet
Free knitting pattern for Tolt Folded Bag - Veronika Jobe created this clever pattern that creates a tote out of a folded rectangle of knitting. Handle is optional. Two versions are included for garter stitch and stockinette, but you can use any stitch yo
Used this as inspiration for a felted crochet bag.Turquoise wristlet purse decorated with crystal by daphnenen
This bag could be made bigger or smaller depending on how many granny squares you have.