Good idea to extend sleeves that are too short. Transform socks into wrist warmers. This is a simple, but very clever idea. If you can crochet and or knit, then there are lots of pretty edgings that you could use on these.
Ooo… I love these… found over at Pointy Pointy Sticks. Pattern: Susie’s Reading Mitts by Janelle Masters Yarn: Cascade 220 Heathers Amount: 1 skein Colourway: 9448 Green Needles: Size: Medium On ravelry: here
"Sky Scarf" project - document the weather outside your window. Gather yarn in a nice range of blues and grays. Each day knit a stripe in colors that match the sky. The pattern turns 365 days of sky observations into a five-foot long scarf.
DIY Mittens From an Old Sweater – turn old sweaters into warm little mittens, with just a few simple materials you'll have your very own handcrafted mittens in minutes! Pick a sweater with lots of pattern or add your own decor with buttons and thread.