10 Creative Things You Can Do With Your Old Socks

 

What's with that pile of old orphaned socks we all have in the dark recesses of our rooms? Where do they come from anyway and who do some of these items belong to? It's an age old mystery and one that we are no closer to solving. With this in mind, we have collected together ten of the most awesome alternative uses for old socks imaginable. From sock teddy bears to arm warmers, there is sure to be something here to suit everyone! 

 

Just find a good sized smooth rock, cover with a sock of your choice and you have a cool paperweight!

stripy paperweight mug
familychic

 

Make your flower pots look cute and quirky by covering them with socks!

sock pots flowers
bystephanielynn

 

This sock bear is so cute and easy to put together too. Instructions here.

blue bear
barnorama

 

Every child loves a cute sock puppet. Make one with an odd sock you have lying around. Instructions here.

sock puppet
craftjr

 

Run out of dusters? Use old socks instead!

sock dusters
hellonatural

 

Make an iPod sock from an actual sock! 

ipod sock headphones
skiptomylou

 

Socks are great for cleaning floors too!   

sock mop
firstforwomen

 

 

Help keep your winter drinks warm by stretching a clean sock around a mug.

mug sock sleeves
apartmenttherapy

 

How about making cool fingerless gloves?  

sock gloves
welivedhappilyeverafter

 

Sock arm warmers keep the chills away!

arm warmers
krugthethinker

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