Creative reuse: fabrics and footwear
Kids at a loose end on a wet weekend, half term or holidays? Below are some fun reuse projects for kids and adults alike, with great ideas for personal gifts or just thrifty ways to get something you need from old fabric and footwear.
Children, please ask your parents before starting any of these projects as some may require adult supervision.
Fun things to make with old fabrics and footwear
Making sock puppets
Cute Sock Monkey
Easy flowery shoes revamp plain shoes into pretty flowery shoes.
Fabric covered storage boxes. If your scraps of material aren’t big enough to cover each side of the box, try sewing some together to create your own unique quilt effect.
For more creative reuse ideas