Recycle Old Jeans into a Garden Apron. No Sewing Required.

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From the fastest, most efficient way to cook pasta to the best way to stop an avocado from browning, CHOW Tips has offered up some thrifty, handy foodie advice in its time. But as every good cook knows, gardening and cooking are just two sides of the same coin.

So their latest tip, presented by Spring Warren of the Quarter Acre Farm, makes total sense—how to transform an old pair of jeans into a simple, utilitarian garden apron that you don't mind getting messy. All you need is, of course, an old pair of jeans, and a pair of scissors. No measuring, and no sewing, required.

Unfortunately I need the only old pair of jeans I have, as they tend to get used when I am doing garden work. Oh well...

Tags: Do It Yourself | Gardening | Recycled Fashion | Recycling | United States | video

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