Tag Archives: repurpose sweaters

Chill chaser craft idea: DIY a Cozy Sweater Cone

It snowed this past weekend – twice. Not a lot, but enough to make you reach for the gloves and turn on the furnace. In honor of that first snow, I’m featuring the first Christmas craft of the season – … Continue reading

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How to make a Peppermint Stripe Sweater Wreath

It’s definitely sweater weather, and the perfect time to make this Peppermint Stripe Sweater Wreath. Patty Schaffer repurposed two sweaters to make this peppermint Christmas wreath, and she found the stretchy sweater fabric very forgiving and easy to use. If … Continue reading

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This cozy fall wreath wears a sweater sleeve & burlap roses

What’s up my sleeve for today? How about making a Pumpkin Orange Sweater Wreath from a sweater sleeve? After making the Sweater Pumpkins she shared yesterday, Patty Schaffer had leftover sweater sleeves. So, she repurposed the sweaters sleeves to make … Continue reading

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A cute collection of recycled sweater ornaments

Next time you’re ready to discard an old sweater, think again. I’m sharing a couple of repurposed Christmas ornaments today made with recycled sweaters. These are super-cute and the idea adapts to any sweater you’d like to repurpose. These Recycled … Continue reading

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