With an estimated 30% of our clothes not being worn in the past year, it may be time to part ways and regain some of that space they’ve been idly taking up. If this reminds you of a few of your closet hogging garments, then there’s no better time to get rid and there are lots of ways to do it.
It’s like shopping, but free! Liberate clothes, shoes and accessories you no longer wear and use them as currency to take home something you’ll love!
To friends, family, charity or even your neighbour! There’s lots of different ways to let the life of your clothes go on and even make a few pennies.
From sewing tips to care guides, find out more about how to best look after your garments.
A dress turned into a bag, a jumper into a tablet cover or just embellishments added to a simple shirt to create wow factor. There are all sorts of things that can be made from the textiles that people don’t want.
It’s sad to say, but it’s had its day and no amount of upcycling will help. It may look that way but ripped, stained and bobbly there’s still life in the old girl yet – find your local recycling point.