Denim jackets may arguably be fashion’s most loved paradox. Since their emergence in the 1800s, the durable “working blouse” has become a symbol of both classic Americana and fringe culture. They’ve traveled the world on the backs of greasers, bikers, Beat poets, rappers and fashion bloggers on the front lines. But, let’s face it, even the most timeless staples need an update every now and again. Here, we’ve rounded up eight creative ways to DIY denim jackets this fall.