Sweaters used to be my winter uniform, but pesky moths seem to have made a feast of my fashions. If you’re like me and have a closet full of holey sweaters that you’d like to replace, don’t toss them out before you take a look at these cool ideas for upcycling sweaters.
These dress shirt and sweater pillows from Brian Patrick Flynn are delightfully preppy and would add a wonderful menswear touch to any bedroom. Get all the how-to details and instructions here.
Like the idea of pillows but looking for something a little different than the idea above? Spell it out with sweaters! These letter pillows are so plush and perfect for a kids’ bedroom. Read the tutorial to create these cushions at home.
If you’re hosting a dinner party but don’t have napkin rings, try this quickie craft from Elizabeth Anne of Elizabeth Anne Designs. Cut a small section of sweater, sew the ends and slip a napkin through for a sophisticated yet rustic table element.
It’s still freezing outside — at least here in NYC. While you can’t change the weather, you can defend yourself against the elements with some fierce fingerless gloves like these by Tiffany Threadgould. Make your own with these step-by-step details.
Which sweater craft are you sweatin’ the most? And do you have any genius uses for sweaters I didn’t mention? Leave them in the comments below!