DIY Mittens From Old Sweaters


If you have a sweater that’s too worn or out of style to wear, why not turn them into something useful again?  These wonderfully warm, comfy mittens are made from old sweater.  Cool idea!

What you will need:

  • Wool sweater (at least 80% wool, but preferably 100%)
  • Marker or pen for tracing 
  • Scissors
  • 8-10 straight pins
  • Embroidery floss matching the color of your sweater
  • Sewing needle 
  • Buttons and additional embroidery floss for decorating

More detail here