Best Ways to Repurpose 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. They are just out of style and others do not fit anymore. These clothes, if people considered it, can save them money and resources. The environment is also kept clean if people consider not throwing them away. Upcycling is the best solution.
Why not use those old clothes to make rags. Your home will always need cleaning and you can use the rags you create from your old clothes. These rags can be more helpful in dusting surfaces, removing cobwebs, cleaning shoes, windows, etc. You can make it even more interesting by making a rag with multiple textures from different fabrics.
Pets love toys, especially cats and dogs. And the best thing is that, as long as the pet gets to play, it does not care how much the toy costs. Therefore, you can repurpose your clothes and make toys for your pets. These toys can have a very long lifespan if made well. Make your favorite pet happy for free.
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. For instance, using your jeans to fashion a t-shirt, cap, or shirt. That long shirt you have can make a wonderful button-down skirt. Better yet, you can shred, or rip those jeans in specific places and in a specific design to create something that all people will be craving to have.
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.
Making bracelets and other beautiful works of crafts with those clothes. You can learn how to make bracelets from old clothes from the net if you are not sure how to go about it. Using more than one clothe of different color can make those bracelets look amazing. You can use this as a way of spending time with your family. You can even sell the best ones and earn an extra coin.
Reusing the clothes is another way of upcycling. Chores that need different wear are best for reusing the clothes lie planting flowers, mowing, painting, etc. There is also the option of donating all these clothes to other people. People who need our help are always there. Be generous.