Free Shipping over $50

Recycled - Purses & Accessories

$9.99
The banded beret hat is a very simple and a delightfully quick project. Made from quilting cottons, recycled menswear or repurposed denim, choose a coordinating lining fabric. Made from wool felt or fleece, hat is unlined. Simple to construct with hidden back elastic for good fit. This construction method will introduce you to a wonderful tool – the pressing ham. Directions included for a flower & leaf embellishment.   SKU: IJ931
The banded beret hat is a very simple and a delightfully quick project. Made from quilting cottons, recycled menswear or...
$9.99
Make a pair of comfy slipper socks with recycled sweaters, quilted cotton, minky or sherpa. These simple slippers use only 3 pattern pieces and are sized for adults (S-L). The pattern includes a sole insert pocket to accommodate a foam inner sole for added comfort. Foot Size Measurements (length of finished sole): S: 9 1/8” M: 9-5/8” L: 10-1/4”   SKU: IJ1122
Make a pair of comfy slipper socks with recycled sweaters, quilted cotton, minky or sherpa. These simple slippers use only...
$24.99
In this 80 page colorful collection, filled with 90 gorgeous photos and 33 inspiring projects (with numerous variations), you will find inspiring projects from leading designers. It will teach beginners simple techniques for turning both new and vintage buttons into fashion statements, some so simple that you won't believe you made it. For those who are more experienced crafters, these ideas will inspire them to new heights of creativity. With easy-to-follow illustrations and detailed photography, crafters will learn how to expand their accessories at a fraction of the cost of original designer pieces and enjoy creating jewelry, embellishments, and fashionable, wearable designs at the same time.   SKU: IJ1072
In this 80 page colorful collection, filled with 90 gorgeous photos and 33 inspiring projects (with numerous variations), you will...
$11.99
Show off your favorite cottons to create this stylish bucket bag with quilted exterior pockets. Recycle jeans to create another unique variation. Use the front and back jean pockets as functional pockets and utilize the jean hem for the top of a second exterior pocket. Both versions have convenient interior pockets. Size: 10 ½” H x 8 ½” W x 6” D   SKU: IJ930
Show off your favorite cottons to create this stylish bucket bag with quilted exterior pockets. Recycle jeans to create another...
$9.99
This all-season pattern makes a lined brimmed hat with several embellishment choices including tab, button, bow or flower detail. Simple to construct with hidden back elastic for good fit. Two bill sizes (2 ¼” and 2 ¾” at widest point) included. Use repurposed menswear or denim or choose quilting cotton or corduroy to top your outfit with style.   SKU: IJ928
This all-season pattern makes a lined brimmed hat with several embellishment choices including tab, button, bow or flower detail. Simple...
$11.99
Showcase your creativity with this crossbody bag in one of three versions. Create in cottons with an angled front pocket & bias finished edges. Serged seams are featured on the Crossroads Denim version along with a patch pocket & modern floral appliqué. Or recycle a shirt & jeans to create a third style with angled pocket, serged seams & floral/button appliqué. A zipper closure tops all versions along with two optional handle lengths. Crossroads & recycled versions feature a side gusset for added depth. Size: 11” W x 12” H x 2” D (on gusseted versions) excluding handles.   SKU: IJ970CR
Showcase your creativity with this crossbody bag in one of three versions. Create in cottons with an angled front pocket...
$24.99
Book includes 20 projects for creating and customizing denim jeans into wearables and accessories. Create altered clothing! Repurpose denim jeans from your closet or the thrift shop and make your own one-of-a-kind fashions. Learn techniques- applique, needle felting, image embellishment, and yarn collage. Customize purses, jeans, jackets, aprons, and skirts. Full-color cover and interior pages. 88 page perfect bound book with full-color cover and interior pages.   SKU: IJ1068
Book includes 20 projects for creating and customizing denim jeans into wearables and accessories. Create altered clothing! Repurpose denim jeans...
$19.99
Explore the world of fabric manipulation. Give structure & style through sewing techniques- rip, weave, ruffle, smock. 10 contemporary fabric manipulation techniques created with our line of Crossroads Denim and recycled denim. Instructions and ideas on how to use the techniques in 10 projects such as purses, garments, pillows and wall art included! 48 pages.   PLEASE NOTE THIS BOOK IS AVAILABLE IN DIGITAL (PRINT AT HOME) OR PHYSICAL (WE WILL SHIP IT TO YOU) VERSIONS. THE DIGITAL VERSION IS A 54 PAGE PDF THAT YOU CAN DOWNLOAD & THEN VIEW ON SCREEN OR PRINT AT HOME.   SKU: AB12304
Explore the world of fabric manipulation. Give structure & style through sewing techniques- rip, weave, ruffle, smock. 10 contemporary fabric...
$2.99
A few well-chosen buttons make these distinctive rings special. These are quick and easy to make. Picking out your buttons is the hardest part. Wire loops add earthy element to stylish statements. This pattern is available as a PDF download only. The original pattern was published as part of the Buttonware book (IJ1072).
A few well-chosen buttons make these distinctive rings special. These are quick and easy to make. Picking out your buttons...
$24.99
25 quick & easy projects to wear, decorate and share. Express your individual style by adding a “wink” to your wardrobe or room with these beautiful blooms from Indygo Junction’s Fabric Flowers, with inspiring techniques for the novice to more advanced creative enthusiasts. Combine cotton prints into one-of-a-kind fashion statements, recycle jeans, ties, sweaters and t-shirts, create painterly effects of needle felting, and play with felt, wools, and silks! From a simple rose created from repurposed denim jeans to a full wedding bouquet of felted roses, the projects in this book teach traditional techniques and introduce flower making short-cut methods, featuring Clover Needlecraft tools.   SKU: AB12302  
25 quick & easy projects to wear, decorate and share. Express your individual style by adding a “wink” to your...
$9.99
Whether running errands or out on the town, this folded wristlet will hold all of your necessities in style. Top closure features zipper or Velcro closure with hidden magnetic snaps to keep it folded. Create a custom bracelet or use a bracelet you already have. Construct your bag using a single color or mix it up with two coordinating colors. Suitable fabrics include Crossroads Denim or quilter’s cotton. Large: 10 1/2" H (5 1/2" H folded) x 10 1/2" W; Small: 9 1/2" H (5” H folded) x 8” W.   SKU: IJ978CR
Whether running errands or out on the town, this folded wristlet will hold all of your necessities in style. Top...
$11.99
This messenger bag hosts large quilted flap to keep items secure while inside pocket gives needed organization. Large back pockets provide extra space for your quick access items such as your phone. Perfect size for your tech tablets. Create using Crossroads Denim, or instructions included for recycled denim version with flower embellishment. Size: 10” x 12” closed   SKU: IJ1104CR
This messenger bag hosts large quilted flap to keep items secure while inside pocket gives needed organization. Large back pockets...
$4.99
Create this beautiful floral pin using a vintage or reproduction hankie. Perfect to accent your purse, tote, lapel or hat. This pattern is available as a PDF download only. The original pattern was published as part of the Hankie Style book (IJ1076).
Create this beautiful floral pin using a vintage or reproduction hankie. Perfect to accent your purse, tote, lapel or hat....
$4.99
Create this beautiful scarf using a vintage or reproduction hankie. Pattern includes long and short versions of scarf. This pattern is available as a PDF download only. The original pattern was published as part of the Hankie Style book (IJ1076).
Create this beautiful scarf using a vintage or reproduction hankie. Pattern includes long and short versions of scarf. This pattern...
$24.99
22 stylish projects including tops, skirts, aprons, scarves, tunics, purse, belt and eyeglass case. Book includes two full size patterns - a cardigan & tunic - as well as 47 pages of instructions and techniques to use new or vintage handkerchiefs to create and embellish clothing and accessories.   SKU: IJ1076
22 stylish projects including tops, skirts, aprons, scarves, tunics, purse, belt and eyeglass case. Book includes two full size patterns...
$9.99
The perfect accessory for fashion & function. Keep cell phone and money safe in the hidden pocket. Create your scarf from coordinating cottons that feature a hidden pocket made from knit fabric and kept secure with a Velcro™ closure. Or use recycled menswear for your scarf body & repurpose the back pocket from a pair of trousers for holding your valuables. Length: 60” Width: 5 ¾” (cotton version) or 6 ¼” (recycled version)   SKU: IJ968
The perfect accessory for fashion & function. Keep cell phone and money safe in the hidden pocket. Create your scarf...
$4.99
A truly unique bag with clever detailing, constructed from a child’s jean leg. The lower hem cradles a garden of fabric yo-yos in a plethora of prints. The easy access pocket is festooned with a cluster of yo-yos as well. The strap, fashioned from the jeans waistband, slips over the shoulder for a just right fit on your body. This pattern is available as a PDF download only. The original pattern was published as part of the Denim Redesign book (IJ1068).
A truly unique bag with clever detailing, constructed from a child’s jean leg. The lower hem cradles a garden of...
$9.99
Create a unique drawstring pouch using fabric or upcycled napkins. Pouch features either inside or outside hidden pockets. Great for travel. Instructions also included for making the purse from one or two purchased square cloth napkins. 8” wide x 6 ½” tall.   SKU: IJ1146
Create a unique drawstring pouch using fabric or upcycled napkins. Pouch features either inside or outside hidden pockets. Great for...
$9.99
This pieced patchwork purse is made from either 5 1/2" and 6 1/2" squares of coordinating cotton fabric or squares cut from your worn-out denim jeans. Several fabric squares are machine embroidered prior to assembly and strategically placed into the purse design. Grommets, leather strips, beads and store-bought handles finish the funky look. The purses measure 14" x 14" and 16" x 16" (excluding the handles) and are completely lined with two inner pockets.
This pieced patchwork purse is made from either 5 1/2" and 6 1/2" squares of coordinating cotton fabric or squares...
$11.99
This little clutch is the perfect canvas for displaying machine stitches or hand embroidery. The unique closure is built into the handle. This easy to make bag measures 12” x 6”, uses less than 1/2 yard each of outer & lining fabric, and features an inside pocket. Choose machine stitched and grid quilting embellishment instructions on solids or use a traditional quilting method for a print fabric. Recycled denim instructions included.   SKU: 1124CR
This little clutch is the perfect canvas for displaying machine stitches or hand embroidery. The unique closure is built into...
$9.99
This one of a kind purse with an adjustable strap can be worn as a cross-over purse or over the shoulder. Recycle a pair of men’s cargo pants & shirt to make this fun shoulder bag. The shirt and pants are creatively cut to utilize all parts of the garments including the pockets. The fabric version also includes the front flap cargo pocket. Size: 10 1/4” W x 11 1/4” L x 2” D (excluding strap).   SKU: IJ964
This one of a kind purse with an adjustable strap can be worn as a cross-over purse or over the...
$4.99
Just because you’re technically savvy doesn’t mean you can’t indulge your creative impulses. Stand out from the crowd carrying your laptop in this seriously sturdy tote refashioned from denim jeans with a snazzy fabric lining. A vintage tie through the belt loops adds a bohemian element to this functional and chic piece that you can make yourself. This pattern is available as a PDF download only. The original pattern was published as part of the Denim Redesign book (IJ1068).
Just because you’re technically savvy doesn’t mean you can’t indulge your creative impulses. Stand out from the crowd carrying your...
$7.99
A great little pocket size pouch. Tuck in a phone, camera, iPod & earphones, credit cards or lip gloss, etc. Recycle a cast-away men’s tie, or create your own version of this accessory with cotton fabric - just fold and stitch. Close it with a grommet and elastic closure, or a sew-in magnetic snap. Approximate size of the cotton version is 6” high by 4” wide. The men’s tie version will vary in size depending on the width of tie you start with.   SKU: IJ881
A great little pocket size pouch. Tuck in a phone, camera, iPod & earphones, credit cards or lip gloss, etc....
$9.99
Repurpose a man’s tie to create a fashionable bag. Wear with a crossbody strap created from pre-made cord. Inside is fully lined with pocket. Two options for finishing, with or without boxed bottom. Finished size of version without boxed bottom: 6"   SKU: IJ1162
Repurpose a man’s tie to create a fashionable bag. Wear with a crossbody strap created from pre-made cord. Inside is...