Sock It to Me: Recycle Socks Into New Garments

Don't throw them away. If you're good with a sewing needle you can recycle socks into hats, mittens, and scarves. Here's how.

recycle socks - completed mitten
While the mitt is still inside out, weave in an elastic thread at the wrist and knot it. After you turn it right-side out again, add designs if you like.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS Staff