Refashioned Cool: 10 Fabric Yarn Crafts

Newsflash: Did you know you could make yarn from old t-shirts? And that you could then use said yarn to make everything from stuffed animals to headbands to bracelets? No? Ok, good. Neither did I. But now that I know, color me happy! This has to be the coolest way to refashion old shirts that I’ve ever seen and I can’t wait to try my hand at one of these awesome projects. Want to see what I’m talking about? Click through for 10 funky crafts made with fabric yarn!

  • 10 DIY Fabric Yarn Crafts 1 of 11
    10 DIY Fabric Yarn Crafts

    Click through for 10 crafts made from fabric yarn!

  • Fabric Yarn Rag Rug 2 of 11
    DIY Fabric Yarn Rag Rug

    I love colorful and slightly crazy rag rugs. This one is woven from long braided strands constructed of bold colored yarn -- refashioned from t-shirts. Did you catch all of that? Love love love!
    Get the how-to at My Poppet

  • Fabric Yarn Bracelet 3 of 11
    DIY Fabric Yarn Bracelet

    A simple way to try your hand at playing with fabric yarn, this beaded braided bracelet makes a casual and fun fashion statement!
    Get the how-to at Henry Happened

  • Fabric Yarn Headband 4 of 11
    DIY Fabric Yarn Headband

    I've been wanting to play with headbands in recent months, and this DIY version made from soft pastel and jewel-toned fabric yarn is so lovely!
    Get the how-to at Milo & Ben

  • Fabric Yarn Tassel Garland 5 of 11
    DIY Fabric Yarn Tassel Garland

    A charming way to dress up a party or kid's room! I love these festive tassels made from fabric yarn and strung into a garland.
    Get the how-to at Lebenslustiger

  • Neon Fabric Coil Basket 6 of 11
    DIY Fabric Coil Basket

    How awesome are these punchy neon coil baskets? They're made with the same ol' t-shirt fabric upcycled into yarn.
    Get the how-to at The Red Thread

  • Knotted Necklace 7 of 11
    DIY Knotted Necklace

    I'm always crazy about an awesome statement necklace, and this version made from knotted fabric yarn puts a new twist on the wardrobe staple.
    Get the how-to at Craft Tuts+

  • Fabric Yarn Stuffed Lamb 8 of 11
    DIY Stuffed Lamb

    These darling stuffed lambs would make such a sweet baby gift! While I don't have the best knitting skills, I'm all about improving so I can whip up a few of these.
    Get the how-to at Lebenslustiger

  • Crochet Heart 9 of 11
    DIY Fabric Yarn Heart

    Perfect as gifts, pot holders or wall hangings, this neon lime heart is a must-try project if you know how to crochet!
    Get the how-to at Lebenslustiger

  • Fabric Yarn Scarf 10 of 11
    DIY Fabric Yarn Scarf

    A really unique look, I love this braided scarf made from an old heather gray t-shirt.
    Get the how-to at One Dog Woof

  • Braided Strap Flip Flops 11 of 11
    DIY Braided Strap Flip Flops

    An inexpensive pair of dollar store flip flops get the ultimate fashionable update with the addition of cool braided straps. How fun are these for summer?
    Get the how-to at By Wilma

Read more from Cyd at The Sweetest Occasion. For more ideas and inspiration, find her on FacebookTwitter and Pinterest!

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