Get crafty with your old man’s ties
Too wide, too narrow or just no longer bringing you joy? Don’t throw away that collection of old ties – repurpose them in clever new ways. Colourful, practical and downright stylish
try one or all of the eight wonderful projects we have for you, all made using ties! From sew to no-sew, home decor to your own wearable couture – you’ll be all tied up in no time. Raid dad or your man’s drawers. Otherwise, op shops are teeming with them. Jump onto the recycling bandwagon, you’ll not only feel good about it but you’ll have a lovely make to show for it. One person’s old tie is another maker’s treasure!
Don’t feel restricted to stripes and spots. Go wild with colours and patterns. You can even go floral – what about paisley?