Old clothing often just sits in your dresser drawers or in your closet, taking up space you could be using for clothing you actually wear. You might think of tossing it out or giving it away, but how often do you really have the motivation?
Bagging up clothes isn’t a particularly fun activity, after all. But making crafts is, and there are plenty of crafts you can create from old clothing. You can dress up your old clothes with cool alterations, create accessories, quilts, artwork, or transform one piece of clothing into another. There are plenty of mind-blowing ways to repurpose old clothing.
Read on for ideas.
A couple snips and stitches turn an unwanted t-shirt into a reusable grocery bag.
Boat Neck Top
Save your beau’s shrunken polo by altering it into a flattering and feminine shirt.
Save a sweater with raggedy sleeves by stitching the torso into a super cuddly pillow.
A neglected tee becomes a pair of soft jammy shorts for your little one.
A collection of worn-out jeans turns into a thing of beauty with this intensive, yet satisfying, project.
Baggy flannel PJs become instantly chic when turned into a plaid infinity scarf.
For the tween in your life, a tired sweater turns into a trendy mini skirt with a couple of new seams.
A collection of worn-out t-shirts are snipped and threaded together to create an explosive rug.