Don't toss out the old pillowcase. Check out these 5+ nifty ways to upcycle them instead

Before you throw an old pillowcase in the trash, think about all the ways you could prolong its life. Maybe it no longer works as a pillowcase, but it could be used in other ways.
Start searching for pillowcases that have been collecting dust in the closet. Pop out your craft supplies, and let's get down to business. A few fun and handy ideas will help you get started.
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Pillowcase apron
Can you believe that this takes only 10 minutes to create? Choose a pillowcase with a lovely design, a matching strand of ribbon and a sewing machine. Follow this quick video tutorial to see how simple the project is.
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Child's dress
Have you been searching high and low for unique, easy-to-sew dresses for your little one? Look no more; the tutorial demonstrates how to make a dress out of a pillowcase.
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Pillowcase skirt
Making your own clothes is a great project, but how crazy does it sound to make a skirt out of a pillowcase? Sorry – there is no such word as crazy when it comes to crafting. Transform an old pillowcase into a fashionable skirt with this tutorial.
Fashionable top
Transform pillowcases into fashionable tops for summer and see how quickly people will be asking where you bought them. It would be interesting to watch their faces when you tell them you made them out of a pillowcase. Find the full tutorial here.
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