21 Brilliant Ways to Repurpose Old Sweaters

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Old sweaters are a great way to keep warm and are easy to get at a thrift store or a Goodwill store. If you have old sweaters that are no longer being worn, then you may want to consider other alternatives. There are lots of good ways to repurpose old sweaters you already have or can buy for cheap.

1. Recycled Sweater Christmas Trees


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Sweaters can be used to make decorative trees or a winter hat.

2. Child’s Sweater Vest (from an old Sweater)


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Why not recycle an old sweater into a child’s vest?

3. Sweater Socks


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Keep your feet warm by making a pair of socks from an old sweater.

4. Make Lovebird Wrist Warmers


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Wrist warmers made from an old sweater are perfect to wear around home.

5. Sew a Ruffled Scarf


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A ruffled scarf made from an old sweater is a great way to keep warm.

6. An Old Sweater Becomes A Skirt


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Making homemade clothes from old sweaters is a great way to save money.

7. DIY Felted Sweater Coasters


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A set of coasters is a great item to make from an old sweater.

8. Sweater Monster


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You don’t need to buy puppet monsters when you can make your own.

9. Sweater Bracelets


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A sweater bracelet is a great project to make a fashion accessory.

10. Sweater Pillows


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Sweaters are perfect to use for recovering old pillows.

11. How To Make Fun Recycled Sweater Beach Ball Pillows


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Beach ball pillows are really easy to make from old sweaters.

12. DIY Sweater Mittens


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Mitters made from old sweaters are perfect to have during winter.

13. Sweater Dog Bed


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A homemade dog bed is easy to make from old sweaters.

14. How to Make a Recycled Dog Sweater


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Do you have a dog that needs to keep warm when outside?

15. Wool Sweater Sleeve as Wine Cozy


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Old sweaters can easily be repurposed into a wine cozy.

16. Recycled Sweater Rug


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A litte sewing is all that is needed to make a simple sweater rug.

17. Repurpose Old Sweaters into Chair Covers


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A chair cover is not difficult to make from a few old sweaters.

18. Wool Insoles


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This is a great way to replace the worn soles in a pair of shoes.

19. Braided Headband


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A braided headband is easy to make from an old sweater.

20. Endless Scarf


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An endless scarf made from old sweaters will easily keep you warm during winter.

21. Felted Wool Sweater Blanket


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Old wool sweaters are perfect to use to make a homemade sweater blanket.

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