Perhaps, each of us has in their wardrobe a shirt or pair of jeans that we don’t wear because they are worn, we lost weight or we just don’t like them for some reason. You don’t need to be a dressmaker to give your old stuff a new life. You can either make other useful things or new clothes from the old ones. So, here are 5 the most common and creative ways to reuse old clothes.
1. Make a Quilt/Blanket, Rag, Pillowcase
The most common item in the wardrobe is a t-shirt and it is usually worn very quickly. If your t-shirts have logos or images, reuse old t-shirts cutting the pictures out and sewing them into a multi-colored quilt or blanket. Many clothes including t-shirts, pants and other items can be given new life as rags. Being full of color this item makes room a very comfortable place to stay in. All you need is to cut the clothing into strips and knit or crochet them using certain technics. This way of fabric recycling can even help you to earn the money if you learn how to make these great and luxurious rugs of different textures. Also, worn button-up shirt, old pair of pajama pants can be sewn into a nice comfy pillowcase.
If you want to know more creative ways to reuse old clothes, please read the other tips.