After everything you’ve been through together, don’t you think your clothes deserve a second life? If you’ve already reused clothes for all the kids in the house, you can take them to your nearest boboli store and leave them in our recycling bins. But if you’re a fan of DIY, make a note of these ideas to transform your old clothes into original accessories and decorations.
1. LIVEN UP YOUR PLANTS!
With these macramé hanging planters made from recycled clothes, your plants will look spectacular. Find out how to make them in this tutorial.
2. THE BRAIDING TECHNIQUE.
With this braiding technique you can create a wide variety of decorative objects. This original wastebasket is made from T-shirt pieces. Unbelievable!
3. A COLORFUL TABLE.
Add a touch of fun to your breakfasts with this multicolored placemat. You can use T-shirts or any kind of cotton garment. We love them!
4. DON’T SAY GOODBYE TO YOUR FAVORITE SWEATER.
We know that getting rid of that soft old sweater seems like such a shame. Let’s give it a second life! Turn it into a cloud-shaped pillow, although the possible shapes are endless: hearts, stars, cacti, etc.
5. IS THAT NEW?
If her favorite T-shirt is a little too small, we have the solution! Follow the shirt’s structure and add a piece of fabric or tulle to turn it into a dress. Long live DIY!
6. THIS RUG WILL FLOOR YOU!
Ready to take it up a notch? Then you’ll love this idea: make a rug with a mix of clothes that you don’t need anymore. The result is super unique and you can combine as many colors, patterns and textures as you want.
7. BOWLS BRIMMING WITH COLOR.
When it comes to reusing, there are no limits to what you can imagine. Just look at these original bowls made with old clothes. Amazing!
8. COLLECTING BRACELETS.
This idea is super easy and you’re sure to love it. Create a collection of unique and very original bracelets by recycling all kinds of fabrics. Follow this link to learn how to make them.
9. FLIP FLOPS LIKE NEW.
With this craft you’ll get twice the results. On the one hand, you’ll be fixing your broken flip-flops and, at the same time, you’ll be reusing an old T-shirt.
10. SHOPPING WITH STYLE.
Turn your old T-shirts into colorful shopping bags. This tutorial gives you step-by-step instructions.