Creative Sweater Crafts


16 Creative Sweater Crafts - for house and wardrobe!

I’ve always wanted to throw an ugly sweater party.

Scour the thrift shop for cast off misfit sweaters that nobody wants.


But there are so many more fun ways to reuse old sweaters.

Why not take those abandoned sweaters and turn them into some of the coolest sweater crafts for house & wardrobe.



Even someone as seriously sewing challenged as me might just be able to make this adorable embroidery hoop sweater from The Lily Pad Cottage.

Embroidery hoop sweater

All that’s missing from these cute sweater snowman from Domestically Speaking are the corn cob pipes.

Make cute sweater snowmen

These sweater Christmas trees from Sweater Surgery have a very Seussical look.

Love these recycled sweater Christmas trees

Boxwood Clippings made sweater gift wrap tied up with a bow.

Sweater gift wrap tied with a bow

Sweater ornaments from A Nest for All Seasons have me as happy as a jolly old elf.

Sweater Christmas ornaments


This sweater lampshade from Unskinny Boppy really lights up my life.

Make a sweater lampshade

Sweater vases from By Stephanie Lynn are cozy and cute.

Sweater vase covers

The cuteness factor of these sweater planters is beyond measure – from Duo Fiberworks.

Sweater flowerpots

What’s better than the gift of wine?  The gift of wine wrapped up in a cute sweater wine bottle gift bag from Oh My Creative.

Make sweater wine bottle bags

Santa will hurry down the chimney to get his hands on these sweater pillows that The Everyday Home stitched together.

Make these cute sweater pillows


I love how Just Another Day in Paradise turned a thrift shop cast off into a chic sweater scarf with pom poms.

Make a braided scarf from an old sweater

I love the pom poms that Fashion Blog added to this adorable sweater skirt.

Make a skirt from an old sweater - this is adorable!

Could these sweater leg warmers from Make & Do Girl be any cuter.

Easy to make sweater leg warmers

World’s cutest sweater cowl neck made by Stuff Steph Does had me at hello.

Sweater scarf

Every girl needs statement jewelry like these sweater bangles from A Bit of Sunshine.

Make these sweater bangle bracelets

Way cuter than earmuffs is this sweater head wrap from Flamingo Toes.

Make a sweater head wrap

So head on out to the nearest thrift shop and scoop up all the sweaters you can load into your cart.


I believe that creating simple projects = more time for margaritas!

P.S. Join me – I’ll be sharing a favorite room – the kitchen – all gussied up Christmas.


Stop by my friends today to see their favorite rooms:

Savvy Southern Style


Sophia’s Decor


Home is Where the Boat Is


Creative Cain Cabin

Creative Cain Christmas

Adventures in Decorating


Top This Top That


P.P.S.  Don’t forget to hop over to Jennifer Rizzo’s Holiday House Walk to see 30 amazingly decorated homes.


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  1. Thanks for the shout out for my hoop art! Loving all these sweater projects, I might need to hit up Goodwill again 🙂

  2. I’m still loving my sweater lamp shade that was inspired by Unskinny Boppy…LOVE IT!!! It was so easy too. Must try the boot idea tomorrow in our snow storm!

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