Ever bought a pair of tights that didn’t fit right, but you couldn’t bear to part with them? Then turn those tights into stockings and socks! Here are three easy do-it-yourself guides for re-purposing your legwear.
Down with Clutter shows how to cut, fold, and hand-sew the hem on your brand new stockings. (Link no longer works.)
Nikki Shell uses stretch lace and a sewing machine to transform her crocheted black tights.
Sage Meadow Studios takes things one step further and turns her striped tights into adorable knee high socks (pictured above).
I can’t wait to give this a try. How about you?