To make the tote, I used 4 pair of old jeans in varying colors of denim. I cut 6 inch wide strips from the legs of the jeans. (The 8 legs yielded enough strips of denim to make 2 totes) Christie Chase: denim vacation tote
Use these free applique patterns to make dozens of petals in several shades of pink, and then applique them to a plain white canvas bag in the shape of a blossom for a gorgeous handmade tote bag. If you know how to applique by hand, this is easy.