Amazing Ways of Repurposing Your Clothes
According to research, every year there are millions of tons of clothes being thrown away. The funny thing is that all these clothes are in good condition. These clothes simply do not fit their owners or are outdated fashion-wise. These clothes, if people considered it, can save them money and resources. At the same time, the environment is kept clean. Upcycling is the best solution.
One option that is available to you is to make a rug. Your home can be cleaned using these fashioned rags. These rags can be more helpful in dusting surfaces, removing cobwebs, cleaning shoes, windows, etc. You can improve the texture of the rag by making it with multiple fabrics from different clothes.
Pets like to spend most of their time playing with toys. As long as the pet is happily enjoying playing with the toy, it does not matter how much the toy costs. Therefore, you can repurpose your clothes and make toys for your pets. If you make those toys well, they will last for a very long time. You get to make your favorite pet happy without using a single cent.
By now you know that fashion can change without warning and you might find the next upcoming one crazier than its predecessor. You can use your existing clothes to make them new ones. A case in point is designing caps, shirts or t-shirts from your old jeans. You can also use your existing long shirt as a button-down skirt. You can still get an awesome outfit from your jeans by shredding it in specific places carefully.
You can fashion clothes for your daughter’s dolls just like the toys for the pets. Put a smile on your baby daughter’s face by dressing her dolls without even going to the store only by using those clothes you wanted to throw away. It won’t cost you a dime.
You can do a lot more with these clothes like making beautiful bracelets and other awesome craft-works. If you do not have the knowledge of how to do this, there are tutorial videos on the net that can guide you in make such bracelets from clothes. Interchanging the fabrics and colors will make them desirable. You can take advantage of this opportunity and spend it with your family. You can gain that extra coin by selling the best bracelets.
Reusing the clothes is another way of upcycling. Chores like ploughing, painting, planting flowers, mowing and so on that need different wear are the best for reusing clothes. Donating these clothes to others is also on the list. There are always needy people who need our help always. Be kind.