How to make leg warmers or slouch socks out of old sweater sleeves

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  • M. M.. M. M.. on Dec 22, 2017
    What is the fiber content of your sweaters?Wool makes the best recycled/re-purposed products as anything too big can be machined washed and shrunk to a dense fabric-like material. Cotton not so much...

  • Nancy Turner Nancy Turner on Dec 22, 2017
    Cut them to the length you need with a couple of inches for hemming so they don't fray. Hem them with elastic cut to the size you need with measuring how tight you want them on both the bottom and top. Now you have leg warmers/slouch socks.

  • Landsharkinnc Landsharkinnc on Dec 22, 2017
    Cut the sleeves off from the body of the sweater in a straight line directly under the arm pit. Hem the cut edges, pull up over your foot so the cuff of the sleeve is around your ankle.

  • Janet Panos Janet Panos on Dec 22, 2017
    Hello! There are many tutorials on YouTube that you can access on how to make leg warmers from old sweaters. Just go to YouTube and in the search box type leg warmers from old sweaters and a slew of tutorials will come up for you ,

  • Barbara Barbara on Dec 22, 2017
    Check ou numerous ideas on Pinterest.