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Declutter with Panache: 15 Amazing Denim Upcycled Storage Ideas You Can’t Miss!

Declutter like a boss with these denim repurposing hacks! Turn your beloved jeans into gorgeous upcycled storage pieces that will make your space pop!

Who else has that favourite pair of jeans they can’t bear to part with? I know, it’s like saying goodbye to an old friend. But guess what? Your trusty denim can embark on a second life as the most adorable upcycled storage solution you’ve ever seen!

We’re talking hanging wall pockets, fabric-covered boxes, nifty pouches, and more! Get ready to be the upcycling queen (or king) as we dive into these super creative denim storage ideas. Your clutter doesn’t stand a chance, and your home is about to level up in the chic department! Let’s get this denim party started!

Why Use Denim For Upcycled Storage

Denim is like the superhero of upcycling materials, particularly for storage. Let’s break down why:

  1. Tough as Nails: Denim is super sturdy. So, when you’re stashing away stuff, it won’t tear easily.
  2. Looks That Kill: With its cool texture, denim adds a snazzy, rustic flair wherever it hangs out.
  3. Fifty Shades of Blue: Denim’s got variety. Light blue, dark blue, and everything in between. Great for matching your room’s vibe or organizing in style.
  4. Cheap and Cheerful: Got old jeans? Perfect. Or hit a thrift store. Denim’s easy to find and won’t make your wallet cry.
  5. Make It Yours: Customization is king! Paint it, stitch it, add buttons – denim loves it all.
  6. Planet’s BFF: Reusing denim means less waste. Good for your storage and eco-friendly.
  7. Insulation Bonus: Denim’s thickness keeps your stuff cosy and dust-free.

In short, denim’s durability, style, versatility, and eco-friendliness make it a fab choice for your storage crafting adventures!

Declutter in Style: Epic Denim Upcycling Projects for All Your Storage Needs!

Breathe new life into your old jeans with our trendy denim upcycling projects. Create eye-catching storage solutions to declutter in style!

upcycled Denim storage ideas

Other Things To Make From Denim

If you love to upcycle and repurpose old jeans like me, you might want to check out these fabulous denim crafts for the home. Or even think about using other fabrics for upcycling for the home.

Denim Rug Ideas

11 blue jean rugs

Denim Pillow Ideas


Repurposed denim Christmas ornaments

Upcycled Denim Christmas Decorations


Saturday 11th of November 2023

I just finished reupholstering the swing and futon I have on my patio. It was a blast doing it, and I'm sooooo happy with the results. I even enjoyed searching the Goodwill Outlet bins for used jeans! Now, I'm seeking out other things that might work well on my patio to use up the denim I have left and add to the decor. This site has given me some great ideas!

Claire Armstrong

Sunday 12th of November 2023

Wow I bet it all looks amazing. Hopefully you'll find more ideas from my full upcycled denim collection here.

Donna @ Modern on Monticello

Tuesday 14th of January 2020

I just love a project that reuses something ordinary and keeps it out of the landfills. Great roundup. Thanks for sharing at #HomeMattersParty

Claire Armstrong

Wednesday 15th of January 2020

Thank you, it's easy to craft with the things around you and repurpose them.

ulrikes smaating

Monday 13th of January 2020

wow! great ideas to upcycle with denim! the denim storage ottoman is very interesting and the rugs... :0) best wishes from denmark, Ulrike :0)

Claire Armstrong

Monday 13th of January 2020

Thank you so much, I just love crafting with denim.

Linda at Mixed Kreations

Sunday 12th of January 2020

These are all awesome ideas! I've been saving my old jeans, and I want to make a storage holder that hangs on the wall for my craft room.

Claire Armstrong

Monday 13th of January 2020

Thank you, those hanging holders are really handy.


Friday 10th of January 2020

There are some great idea ideas here! You are my go-to source for upcycled denim ideas - love your work :) Pinned

Claire Armstrong

Saturday 11th of January 2020

That’s lovely to hear thank you and thanks for the share.