Amazing Ways of Repurposing Your Clothes
Research has shown that millions of tons of clothes are being disposed of every year. What is astonishing is that these clothes are in good condition These clothes simply do not fit their owners or are outdated fashion-wise. What most people fail to know is that these clothes they throw away could save theme a lot of money and resources. The environment is also kept clean if people consider not throwing them away. The best solution is upcycling.
You can make rugs from those clothes. Your home will always need cleaning and you can use the rags you create from your old clothes. You will benefit more since you will have rags that will be used to clean the windows, remove cobwebs, dust surfaces, clean shoes, and so much more. You can make it even more interesting by making a rag with multiple textures from different fabrics.
Pets love toys, especially cats and dogs. As long as the pet is happily enjoying playing with the toy, it does not matter how much the toy costs. Thus, making toys for your pet can be another purpose you can use your old clothes for. If you make those toys well, they will last for a very long time. 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 example, making shirts t-shirts or caps from your old jeans. You can also use your existing long shirt as a 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.
Just like the way you fashioned a toy for your pet, you can do the same for your daughter’s dolls. Dress your daughter’s dolls without visiting the stores using those clothes you wanted to throw away so bad and put a smile on her face. 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. Using different clothes and colors make them beautiful. You can use this as a way of spending time with your family. You can take advantage and select the best bracelets and earn a few bucks by selling them.
Reusing the clothes is also on the list. Chores that need different wear are best for reusing the clothes lie planting flowers, mowing, painting, etc. You can also donate all these clothes to others. There is always that needy person who needs them more than you do. Be kind.