10 Ingenious Ways to Recycle an Old T-Shirt

by , 07/29/13   filed under: DIY Eco-Fashion, Features

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BOXY TEE

If the dog days of summer are nipping at your feet, steal a page from Loomstate’s playbook by refashioning a baggy T-shirt into a blousy, summery tunic.

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GIRL’S DRESS

Cut a T-shirt down to size to create an instant frock for your favorite little lady.

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T-SHIRT NECKLACE

Repurposing a T-shirt into a necklace-scarf hybrid couldn’t be easier. The no-sew method takes a mere four steps—and the fourth step is completely optional.

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HEADBAND OR BELT

Stitch up your own braided belt or headband by twisting swathes of T-shirt to your heart’s content.

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HULA HOOP RUG

Turn a spare hula hoop into an ad-hoc loom and craft a colorful accent rug to brighten your domicile.

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