You would be surprised to know how old, unused things lying around the house can be easily used to create Halloween decorations. From old cardboard and paper to pallets and wine bottles, many such items are a treasure for DIYers who can turn them into wonderful festive decoration items like these DIY pumpkins, discussed below.
We have previously learned about Halloween crafts made from recycled materials; in this article, we want to divert your attention to a classic material that you would have never imagined can be utilized in home decoration for Halloween or Fall.
We are talking about old sweaters that are often lying unused in wardrobes! This time, put your old clothing or sweaters to use and make easy DIY sweater pumpkins for Halloween. It is a simple but practical project, and some of these options are no-sew. So even the most novice can have a look and try!
How to make pumpkin decoration from old sweater?
If you are looking for easy DIY crafts that can be used for fall home decor, you can try making cute pumpkin decorations from old sweaters. You can start by cutting the sleeves and then filling them with cotton or foam, giving it the shape of a pumpkin and tying it at the top. When done, you can add some faux leaves and use jute twine to make the stem. You can also use a thread to make ribs around the pumpkins if you like.
Best DIY sweater pumpkin ideas
There are so many ways you can upcycle old sweaters. Check out some of the coolest DIY sweater pumpkin projects below for your inspiration.
Transition into the autumn season with a cool DIY pumpkin made out of orange-colored sweater sleeves
These pumpkins with cable knit texture made of hot glue and painted in the desired color are a fun and easy craft
This no-sew sweater pumpkin is a quick and easy project for fall. You have to add the final touch with twine tied on the top
Make a pumpkin patch using sweater sleeve pumpkins with bendable stem covered with jute twine
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Dollar Tree foam pumpkins covered with old sweaters. Add leaves, stem, and tendrils for a realistic look
These pumpkins made from upcycled sweaters, t-shirt, and fleece appear apt for fall home décor. You can even craft leaves from fabric to finish the look
Create these cutest little pumpkins to add different textures to your fall decor!
Use an old sweater and a couple of toilet paper rolls for an adorable sweater pumpkin
You will surely want to make these insanely cute DIY Dollar Tree farmhouse faux sweater pumpkins
If you have no sewing skills, these no-sew sweater pumpkins are a delightful project you can pull off
Check out the video tutorial below to understand how to make no-sew sweater pumpkins
You can also check out our exhaustive list of ways to make Halloween pumpkins out of different materials.