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
How to Make Bibs from Old Jeans and Tee Shirts (or flannel shirts or pjs). Turn your comfy-coziest old clothes into durable, stain-resistant baby bibs. Ours are almost 10 years old. They hold up so well and just get better and better with age.