It’s not unusual for certain household items to overstay their welcome. For example, whose parents didn’t have a set of towels that have been around longer than you have?

If you happen to be one of those people, don’t even think about throwing those towels away! Instead, there’s a much better use for them. The trick is to follow these simple instructions, and then you will be rid of those old, boring rags…

And have a brand-new, stylish, and soft bathmat! Here’s how to pull it off.

Just about everyone owns a set of old towels that have been around since the dawn of time. Instead of throwing them out, however, you could be upcycling them.


To transform those old rags into a gloriously soft DIY bathmat, cut each towel with a pair of scissors.


Then, you’ll want to pull out your sewing needle and some thread…


Ready to tie it all together?


This video will show you the whole project, and it’s awesome.

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Isn’t that a fabulous way to repurpose those old towels? That way, they really will be around forever!

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