12 Upcycled T-Shirt Ideas

I am a sucker for upcycling. There is something so thrilling about taking something destined for Goodwill or a landfill and recreating it again.  Which is why I love my other site, Roadkill Rescue.  It is packed full of amazingly talented people who can see beyond the trash can as well.  As I was purging my t-shirt collection and also received a bunch of t-shirts from friends I thought…

what to do with old tshirts

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Make Hair Bows out of Old T-Shirts

A couple of years ago I made some bows  for Kayla out of the t-shirt yarn.  They are super easy to make and obviously you can make any color in the rainbow simply by converting an old tee shirt into yarn.  This would be fun to make for Memorial Day or the 4th of July. {…Read More…}

Upcycled Fringe T-Shirt Cover Up

Hootie Hoo summer is here!  Okay well technically spring is here.  But if the weather is warm enough to swim it is summer enough for me! And all last week, which was my kid’s first official week of summer break, was spent in the pool.  In fact I counted.  We had 28 people over last {…Read More…}

Finger Knitted Necklace

Did you ever finger knit when you were young?  I needed no excuse to play with yarn and string when I was a child.  I made macramé bracelets, god’s eyes, dream catchers and finger knitted for days on end.  These tee-shirt yarn finger knitted necklaces pay homage to my childhood.  Made with soft cotton, they {…Read More…}