We all know to dress warmly before heading out to play in the snow (or go to work, as it might be). Whether we like it or not, layers are our friend during the cold winter months. But there’s so much more that you can do with your cold weather clothing to stay warm and look amazing. Here are 15 winter clothing hacks you need to try this season. Trust us, you’ll be amazed at what you can do with a sweater!
Cold Weather Clothing Tricks
Keep your tootsies warm with some wool insoles. They’re super easy to make.
Our sweatshirts and hoodies are always pilling and covered in lint. Remove it in a pinch with a cheap razor. It really works!
Is there anything more frustrating than a separated zipper on your winter coat? Learn how to fix it here.
Turn your old sweaters into cute diy slipper boots.
Clever Winter Clothing Hacks
Or turn a sweater into a pair of mittens. How adorable are those?
Or make some snazzy boot cuffs to help keep your legs warm.
You could also turn an old sweater into an easy infinity scarf. Yes, we’re obsessed with repurposing sweaters!
If you’re a runner, “screw shoes” are a must. The screws will give you much-needed traction on the ice.
Learn how to waterproof your shoes to make almost any pair of shoes wearable this winter.
Winter Clothes Tips
Waterproofing your jacket is also a good idea, especially if you spend quite a bit of time outdoors.
Use sections of pool noodles to keep your boots upright.
Did you know that hanging your sweaters can stretch them out of shape? Fold them, and stack them with the heaviest on the bottom and the lightest on top to keep them in tip-top condition.
Let the kids make their own no-slip socks (or make some for yourself).
Wet shoes? Pull out the insoles and stuff them with newspapers to dry them faster.