What To Do With Old Sweaters?


1Pumpkins to Celebrate Fall

Debbie at Confessions of a Plate Addict shows a great way to recycle a sweater by wrapping it around a faux pumpkin. Didn’t you just get an idea for your ugly orange sweater you hate to wear?

2An Ear Warmer

Michelle at Polka Dots and Pizza made a cute ear warmer from an old sweater and took lovely pictures of herself and her husband too. How sweet is that!

3A Lampshade Cover

Alicia via Thrifty and Chic gave a whimsical makeover to a lampshade by simply covering it with a sweater.

4A Chic Purse

Nicole a Guest Poster at Lemon Squeezy Home shared a lovely tutorial where she has crafted a lovely purse from a lemony yellow sweater.

5Chic Sweater Bangles

Rebekah at Rebekah Gough made these trendy bangles from thrift store sweaters. Now you can wear cozy jewelry too during cold weather.

6Cozy Fingerless Mittens

Whole Living has an easy-peasy tutorial to make fingerless mittens in no time from an old sweater’s sleeves.

7A Dog Bed

Woman’s Day has got something special to make for your furry friend. If you are in need of a dog bed, simply rethink a sweater.

8Christmas Decor Ornaments

Kelly at The Lilypad Cottage has got a smashing Christmas ornaments idea where she has utilized old sweater and old ornaments to create completely new and amazing ornaments.

9Ruffle Rose Pillows

These ruffle rose pillows from Etsy Shop Old Made New Org will surely want you to cut your new sweaters too if you don’t have old ones. Well, take it easy just run for old ones. 🙂

10Cute Cupcake Pincushions

Alessandra Azevedo at Nina Meninas has shared an adorable and innovative idea where she has explained how to make these cute cupcake pincushions from old sweaters.

11Tabletop Christmas Trees

Better Homes and Gardens has a cool idea for your Christmas table top in the form of these icy blue and white cone shaped Christmas trees that once used to be sweaters.

12A Throw Blanket

Here is another wonderful sweater recycle idea by Better Homes and Gardens in the form of a fun and colorful throw blanket.

13A Sweater Rug

Here is yet another amazing sweater re-imagined as a rug by Diana Durkes at Home Workshop.

14A Cozy Pair of Slipper Boots

Beth Huntington an eHow Contributor has given a second life to an old sweater as cozy slipper boots.

15Marvelous Candle Holders

These candle holders by Better Homes and Gardens and Camilla Fabbri Designs are a must-try fall project.

16Sweater Sleeve Socks

Hanna at Pearls and Scissors rethinked her old sweater’s sleeves as these cute and cozy socks.

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