What can I make out of an old wool sweater?
14 New Things You Can Do with an Old Sweater
- Felted Wool Blanket. 1/14. What could be more snuggly than a blanket made entirely of sweaters?
- Pouf Ottoman. 2/14.
- Dryer Balls. 3/14.
- Decorative Pillows. 4/14.
- Cozy Mittens. 5/14.
- iPhone or iPad Case. 6/14.
- Felted Coasters. 7/14.
- Festive Wreath. 8/14.
Can you turn a sweater into a cardigan?
The great news is that it’s ridiculously fast and easy to refashion a sweater into a cardigan! You can leave it open or add on snaps or buttons to keep it closed. (This will take you more than 10 minutes, obviously.) And you will be rewarded with an incredibly versatile garment that you will want to wear every day!
What can I use for hat brim?
Transparent polypropylene, sometimes called brim reed, is a form of memory wire often used to give hat brims a more flexible shape. Steel spring wire, another type of memory wire, can also be used to create flexible brims and hat shapes.
How do you cover a straw hat?
To cover the hat with fabric, I traced around the various parts of the hat directly on the material, cut it out (plus a little extra for wiggle room), used spray basting adhesive to stick it to the straw base, then finished the edges with hot glue on the parts you can’t see and a strip of bias edging around the brim.