Blue Jean Hanging Organizer (Travel Inspired)

Using an old pair of blue jeans and a travel inspired stencil, I made a hanging organizer that can be tucked into a suit case for easy organization while on a trip or used at home.
This organizer is pretty helpful for keeping table tops clear of clutter while using up vertical space for storage.
First step was to stitch the legs together, then to stitch across the pant legs to create pockets.
Next I used a stencil purchased from Michaels that had a travel motif.
Next I cut just below the stitching to create the pockets.
Then I cut holes in the top for the hangers. I wrapped washi tape around the hangers, too.
Click on the blog post to see how it turned out and for the full tutorial.
Four of us girls took a trip to Nashville last spring. I took this organizer with on our trip. We hung it in the room and it really helped to keep the room de-cluttered, what with all the different hairsprays, shampoos, and girlie whatnots!! :)
See FULL tutorial on the blog post link below.

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Amy Ellis @ StowandTellU

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2 questions
  • Billie Pohl
    Billie Pohl
    on Apr 6, 2016

    What did you use for hangers?

    • Amy Ellis @ StowandTellU
      Amy Ellis @ StowandTellU
      on Apr 7, 2016

      I used over the door hooks, Billie. I decorated them as well. You can see the full tutorial on the blog post (see link in post) if you want to see more details. Thank you for your question ~ Amy

  • Holly Cooley
    Holly Cooley
    on Dec 11, 2019

    I don’t see the link to your blog post??

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  • Nancy
    on Jul 21, 2017

    @ Valera, i was thinkig the same thing about the shoes!! great minds think alike....🤓
  • Gaetane
    on Apr 15, 2019

    great idea..... will make for the RV for extra storage!!!

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