More ideas from Aga
Repurpose jeans into a rug  Growing up my grandparents alway had braided rugs, they were really durable especially with their dogs.

Frugal Veggie Mama: The Braided Denim Rug Tutorial Lots of good advice in the comments too! We go through a lot of jeans, this would be so much better than throwing them away!

http://www.ehow.com/ehow-crafts/blog/transform-a-pullover-to-cardigan-sweater-jacket/

Don’t pass up a thrift shop sweater with a great pattern, just because it’s an unflattering pullover. With a few snips of the scissors and a few new seams, you can easily turn it into a more wearable and versatile cardigan sweater jacket.

sew in some extra fabric in denim shorts that have gotten too small !

posted for the idea of adding fabric to the sides and making your pants bigger! Vintage Custom Light Denim Levis Jean Shorts with Side Panels