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30 Easy And Cuddly DIY Ideas For Recycling Old Sweaters


Green Lifestyle  (tags: recycling, CoolStuff, home, interesting, family, children )

Carrie
- 704 days ago - buzzfeed.com
Instead of throwing them out or throwing them to the moths, use them for things like home accessories and slippers. Bonus pro-tip: do not use a sweater somebody handknit for you or they will never speak to you again.



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Florence Eaise (132)
Monday October 15, 2012, 5:42 pm
fantastic idea just think of all the things you can make for your pets and pets at a shelter you can donate the items you make cant thank you enough for this one Carrie im gonna get started on it asap and make some stuff for the cats and dogs at the shelter i volunteer at almost home in pennsauken nj a million stars for carrie
 

Carol H. (229)
Monday October 15, 2012, 6:08 pm
noted, thank you Carrie
 

Dianne Lynn Eakin (731)
Monday October 15, 2012, 11:59 pm
noted--ty
 

greenplanet e. (157)
Tuesday October 16, 2012, 12:19 am
Love the pic!
 

caroline s. (80)
Tuesday October 16, 2012, 1:00 am
Great idea!
 

Giana Peranio-Paz (384)
Tuesday October 16, 2012, 1:19 am
Great Ideas and wonderful photos.
 

Danuta Watola (1199)
Tuesday October 16, 2012, 1:43 am
noted
 

Carrie B. (305)
Tuesday October 16, 2012, 3:58 am
I have to say that this gave me many ideas!
 

John S. (303)
Tuesday October 16, 2012, 4:10 am
Noted.
 

Ruth S. (307)
Tuesday October 16, 2012, 5:24 am
Super ideas!
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Tuesday October 16, 2012, 5:34 am
Thanks.
 

Alexandra Rodda (176)
Tuesday October 16, 2012, 6:31 am
I just pull them apart and give the wool to people who knit.
Once I made a little jumper for a rooster that had been plucked by a fox but left alive, maybe because the fox was disturbed by someone. I made it out of one of my daughter's jumpers.
Those ideas in the article are fantastic and once I retire, I won't have time to be bored with so many lovely things to do.
Thanks.
 

Kamila A. (141)
Tuesday October 16, 2012, 12:33 pm
great ideas! There are a lot of beautiful things we can create when we use our imaginations and spend a little time with making things. The rewards are many, including relaxation, saving money, having something to be proud of, and of course, saving the environment.
 

Aletta Kraan (146)
Tuesday October 16, 2012, 4:26 pm
Thanks, noted !!!
 

pam w. (191)
Tuesday October 16, 2012, 10:49 pm
Interesting! I give mine to the Enrichment folks at the zoo....monkeys and carnivores like to SHRED them1

I love the idea of recycling these things...thanks!
 

g d c. (0)
Wednesday October 17, 2012, 8:30 am
ty
 
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